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Average Hourly Rate for Publix Super Markets Inc Employees

Publix Super Markets Inc laborers see wages hovering around $10.74 per hour, excluding $16.87 for overtime. For the most part, employee paychecks at Publix Super Markets Inc fluctuate depending on your experience level; your city and your job title also matter, but to a lesser degree. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Publix Super Markets Inc typically pays:
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Employer: Publix Super Markets Inc
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Pharmacy Technician (21)
$8.97 - $14.19  
[-]Pharmacy Technician (21)
Hourly Rate$8.97 - $14.19  
[+]Deli Clerk (20)
$8.04 - $12.52  
[+]Deli Clerk (20)
Hourly Rate$8.04 - $12.52  
[+]Cashier (20)
$7.97 - $14.10  
[+]Cashier (20)
Hourly Rate$7.97 - $14.10  
[+]Meat Cutter (19)
$10.43 - $17.76  
[+]Meat Cutter (19)
Hourly Rate$10.43 - $17.76  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 316
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Publix Super Markets Inc Details

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Years of Experience

Staying at the company for five to ten years brings notable financial rewards; the average income in this window is $12.04 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Publix Super Markets Inc folks have one to four years of experience and earn $9.66 per hour.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $15.25 per hour) can be spotted in Atlanta; Lakeland (approximately $14.42), Tampa (about $12.35), and Orlando ($11.00) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at approximately $10.00) is Miami. The highest pay by state can be found in North Carolina, where pay average out at around $12.63 per hour.


The highest average salaries go to Meat Cutters, who bring in close to about $13.31, though Pharmacy Technicians are not far behind at $10.77 along with Cake Decorators ($10.50) and Customer Service Associates ($10.32). Publix Super Markets Inc hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Grocery Store Stock Clerks (approximately $9.03).

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $52.33 for Registered Pharmacists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Earning a Comptia A+ Service Technician certification garners significant financial rewards of around $14.45 per hour. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at Publix Super Markets Inc come out on top, and their salaries approach about $10.66 per hour.


In this position, it pays to have Retail Pharmacy in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $12.79. Customer Service is a popular skill in the Publix Super Markets Inc workforce; more than half of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Data Entry, Customer Relations, and Cash Handling are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about 35 percent receiving paid vacation and one in four workers receiving sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and a solid majority of workers use it to save for retirement. At Publix Super Markets Inc, more than half of workers have health insurance, and a majority of workers have dental coverage. The list of perks also includes a stock purchase plan, stock options, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

41 %
59 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $14
Hourly Rate
$8 - $15
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 88 votes.

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