Residents of the company's headquarter city of North Kingstown, R.I. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $15.72 per hour; other top-paying cities include Palmer, Mass. ($11.25) and Randolph, Mass. ($8.50). Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Rhode Island, where they average to approximately $15.00 per hour.
Graphic Designers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $16.00 per hour; Operations Supervisors come in second with average earnings amounting to about $12.50, while Visual Merchandisers and Front End Supervisors rank near the top as well ($10.12 and $9.55, respectively).
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $13.39 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Ocean State Job Lot Inc. employees (65 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn about $10.08 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $11.95 per hour for Pallet Jack Certifications; non-accredited workers make much less.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Adobe Photoshop; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $16.00 per hour. A common skill in Ocean State Job Lot Inc.'s work force is Customer Service; a majority of survey participants report using it on the job. Other top skills include Cash Handling, Merchandising, and Operations Management.
Benefits and Perks
Ocean State Job Lot Inc. provides health insurance to the larger part of survey participants, and the larger part of workers do receive dental coverage.