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Average Hourly Rate for Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) Employees

Employees of Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) bring in an average of $12.68 per hour — $27.96 for overtime. Though where you live and how long you've been working do impact pay, what you do at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI). Responses to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

How This Employer Pays

Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI)
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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.
[-]Customer Service Specialist (2)
$7.43 - $15.47  
[-]Customer Service Specialist (2)
Hourly Rate$7.43 - $15.47  
[+]Sr. Administrative Assistant (2)
$17.29 - $29.14  
[+]Sr. Administrative Assistant (2)
Hourly Rate$17.29 - $29.14  
[+]Sales Team Leader, Retail (2)
$9.04 - $18.04  
[+]Sales Team Leader, Retail (2)
Hourly Rate$9.04 - $18.04  
[+]Sales Specialist (2)
$8.42 - $18.27  
[+]Sales Specialist (2)
Hourly Rate$8.42 - $18.27  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
)     Estimated Range (?
XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 48
United States (change)


Senior Administrative Assistants are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $22.83; Retail Sales Team Leaders are next on the list, bringing in close to around $12.10, followed by Sales Specialists earning $11.88 and Customer Service Specialists making $11.65.


Median pay is highest in Kent (approximately $21.69 per hour), followed by Minneapolis ($19.25), Sumner (about $17.65), and Chicago (around $12.25). By state, Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) employees make the most in Minnesota, earning $19.25 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $11.56. For the most part, a representative employee at Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) has been working for five to nine years and makes approximately $13.07 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

The best paid folks at Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) have a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), earning $19.11 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Office Administration among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $19.00. Customer Service is a popular skill among Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) workers, with a majority of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Employees also tend to know Customer Relations, Microsoft Word, and Team Leadership.

Benefits and Perks

Only a third of workers receive paid vacation and sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a solid majority of workers participate. Health insurance is part of the package for the vast majority of workers, and for almost all workers, dental coverage is too. Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment, flexible hours, gym membership, and relocation expenses.

Key Stats

69 %
31 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $20
Hourly Rate
$11 - $17
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 9 votes.

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