Nearing the top of the pay scale are Meat Cutters, Certified Pharmacy Technicians, Cake Decorators, and Pharmacy Technicians; while the first receives the highest median pay at around $15.26 per hour, the other salaries come in at approximately $12.89, $11.38, and about $10.27, respectively. On the lower end are Cashiers at $8.86 on average.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $11.18 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (50 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $9.97 per hour on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $14.18 per hour) can be spotted in Lakeland, Fla.; Orlando, Fla. (approximately $11.74), Atlanta, Ga. ($11.73), and Tampa, Fla. (about $10.57) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Miami, Fla.; in fact, at $9.24 it is one of the worst-paid cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of around $12.63 per hour) in North Carolina.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Registered Pharmacists, who make $52.99 per hour. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA); Publix Super Markets Inc awards approximately $12.90 to these degree-holders.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Retail Pharmacy; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $12.75 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Customer Service; the larger part consider it a key competency. Many workers usually know Cash Handling, Customer Relations, and Data Entry as well.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of respondents allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. A majority of workers receive health insurance, and the larger part of survey participants get dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are a stock purchase plan, stock options, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and employee stock ownership plan (esop).