Retail District Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at about $92K annually; Retail Store Managers and Retail Store Assistant Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $41K and $32K, respectively.
Residents of Livonia, Mich. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $64K per year; other top-paying cities include Detroit, Mich. (around $50K) and New Port Richey, Fla. (approximately $38K). Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Massachusetts, where they average to $77K annually.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of approximately $48K per year. The greater proportion of employees (32 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $34K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $39K per year.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Operations Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $45K annually. Customer Service is a popular skill in the Pet Supplies Plus workforce; more than two-fifths of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Leadership, Retail, and Customer Relationship Management were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Pet Supplies Plus provides an optional 401(k) plan, and most workers participate. For a majority of employees, benefits include health insurance, and around half get dental coverage, too. Perks also include a casual working environment and life insurance.