Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $11.96 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Rue 21 Company employees (60 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn around $9.50 per hour on average.
Across its U.S. offices, the state of Louisiana pays Rue 21 Company the most — $12.25 per hour on average.
Earning about $13.75 per hour on average, Assistant Store Managers receive the most money, followed by Retail Store Assistant Managers (approximately $9.50) and Sales Associates ($8.17).
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Business Certificate Holders, who make approximately $13.75 per hour.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Team Leadership; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $13.00 per hour. A common skill in Rue 21 Company's work force is Customer Service; the greater part of survey participants report using it on the job. Retail, Merchandising, and Sales Management round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Two in five workers — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. About two-fifths of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. A solid majority of employees have health insurance, and benefits for a strong majority of respondents also include dental insurance. The company also dishes out perks such as a casual working environment.