Average Hourly Rate for Rent-A-Center Employees

Headquartered in Plano, Texas, Rent-A-Center offers a range of employment opportunities in the furniture, from Retail Store Assistant Manager to Assistant Customer Service Manager. Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $16.18), people who work for Rent-A-Center earn a median wage of $11.41 per hour. Geography plays the largest role in compensation at Rent-A-Center, but your experience level and your job title affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

Plano, Texas 75024

Furniture, Rental shop, Equipment Rental and Leasing, NEC

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($23.08 per hour) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Plano, Texas; Franklin, Mass. (around $21.09), Dallas, Texas (approximately $16.77), and Portland, Ore. ($14.43) are the next top-paying cities. Pittsburgh, Pa. ranks low on the pay scale — at $10.50, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, Rent-A-Center employees make the most in Massachusetts, earning about $18.18 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Rent-A-Center for between five and 10 years earn $14.37 per hour on average. Overall, the greater share of Rent-A-Center folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $11.02 per hour.


General Sales Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $13.50 per hour; Assistant Customer Service Managers, Retail Store Assistant Managers, and Customer Service Representatives also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $12.73, $12.37, and approximately $12.00, respectively. Customer Sales Representatives at Rent-A-Center do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($10.24 on average) at the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Rent-A-Center compensates Associate's Degree-holders the most at around $11.50 per hour.


Employees who count Customer Relationship Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $13.50 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Service; the greater part deem it necessary for work. Many workers are also familiar with Sales, Customer Relations, and Sales Management.

Benefits and Perks

31 percent have paid vacation, and only about one in four survey participants can take paid time off for illness. Most workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health insurance is part of the package for a strong majority of workers, and for a majority of workers, dental coverage is too. Employees can also look forward to life insurance, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Rent-A-Center


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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

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