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Average Hourly Rate for Meijer, Inc. Employees

Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $19.73), people who work for Meijer, Inc. earn a median wage of $10.46 per hour. Your city is the biggest factor affecting pay for Meijer, Inc. workers, followed by your experience level and what you do at the company. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Meijer, Inc. typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Employer: Meijer, Inc.
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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($18.00 per hour) can be spotted in Lansing, Mich.; Tipp City, Ohio (about $13.96), Detroit, Mich. ($13.78), and Columbus, Ohio (around $12.90) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (approximately $10.29) in Kalamazoo, Mich., one of the lowest-paid cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Wisconsin, where they average to $16.00 per hour.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $10.88 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (45 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $9.73 per hour on average.


Meat Cutters represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $13.80 per hour — though Store Detectives, Pharmacy Technicians, and Receiving Clerks also do fairly well at $12.00, about $10.31, and around $9.08, respectively. Grocery Store Stock Clerks at Meijer, Inc. do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (about $8.29 on average) at the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $57.18 per hour for Certified Immunization Pharmacists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The best paid folks at Meijer, Inc. have an Associate's Degree, Business Management, earning around $13.40 per hour.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Inventory Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $10.75 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Meijer, Inc. is Customer Service, with more than two-fifths considering it a key competency. Many workers are also familiar with Cash Handling, Retail Pharmacy, and Customer Relations.

Benefits and Perks

Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. For the larger part of workers, benefits include health insurance, and the larger part of survey participants get dental coverage, too. Some other advantages of working at Meijer, Inc. are life insurance, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Meijer, Inc.


51 %
49 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $12
Hourly Rate
$8 - $17
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
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