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. Rent-A-Center laborers see wages hovering around $11.34 per hour. Adding overtime bumps the median up to $16.41. Your city primarily drives compensation; however, your experience level and your job title are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Rent-A-Center. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Plano, Texas 75024

Furniture, Rental shop, Equipment Rental and Leasing, NEC

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $23.08 per hour) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Plano, Texas; Franklin, Mass. ($21.09), Dallas, Texas (approximately $16.77), and Portland, Ore. (about $14.43) are the next top-paying cities. At $10.50, Pittsburgh, Pa. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Massachusetts, where the average salary is $18.18 per hour.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $13.83 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Rent-A-Center folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $11.04 per hour.


General Sales Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at approximately $13.50 per hour — though Assistant Customer Service Managers, Customer Service Representatives, and Retail Store Assistant Managers also do fairly well at around $12.46, $12.00, and $11.79, respectively. Financial compensation for Customer Sales Representatives is rather low — on average only $10.24 — relative to the rest of the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Those with an Associate's Degree at Rent-A-Center come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $11.50 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Customer Relationship Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $13.50 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Customer Service; a fair number consider it a key competency. Other top skills include Sales, Sales Management, and Customer Relations.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Rent-A-Center gives paid vacation days to 31 percent and sick leave to a quarter of survey participants. A large number of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Rent-A-Center sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for a solid majority of respondents and dental coverage for the larger part of respondents. The list of perks also includes life insurance, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

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Job Satisfaction

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

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