Retail Sales Associates represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $11.00 per hour — though Customer Service Representatives, Sales Associates, and Retail Store Managers also do fairly well at $9.69, $9.35, and approximately $9.24, respectively. Retail Sales Representatives at Metropcs do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($8.00 on average) at the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $10.43 per hour) can be spotted in San Antonio, Texas; Saginaw, Mich. ($10.00), Monroe, Ga. (around $10.00), and New York, N.Y. (about $10.00) are the next top-paying cities. Houston, Texas ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $8.50, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of $10.00 per hour) in New York.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $9.83 per hour. The largest slice of the Metropcs workforce (61 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $9.15 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to approximately $8.50 per hour for Business Certificate Holders, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The best paid folks at Metropcs have an Associate of Business Administration (ABA), earning about $13.38 per hour.
When it comes to skills, Retail seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $9.83 per hour. Customer Service is regularly seen around here; a solid majority of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to know Sales Management, Sales, and Customer Relations.
Benefits and Perks
A 401(k) program is available, and around one in four workers use it to save for retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for slightly less than a third of workers, and roughly a fourth of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Metropcs employees also enjoy perks such as a subsidized cell phone.