Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $9.83 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (35 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $8.60 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($16.00 per hour) can be spotted in St. Louis, Mo.; Evansville, Ind. (approximately $11.00), Centralia, Ill. ($8.95), and Jefferson City, Mo. (around $8.00) are the next top-paying cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Indiana, where the average salary is $13.71 per hour.
Meat Cutters rake in the most money, with average earnings of $14.95 per hour; Pharmacy Technicians come in second with average earnings amounting to approximately $11.75, while Stockers and Deli Clerks rank near the top as well ($11.68 and around $11.59, respectively). Among the lower-paid positions at Schnucks are Baggers — the median salary for this role approaches about $8.22.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ServSafe Food Handlers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $15.15 per hour. At Schnucks, employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) receive the highest pay at around $13.03.
Employees who count People Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $19.40 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Schnucks is Customer Service; a majority of employees use it for work. Many workers are also familiar with Cash Handling, Customer Relations, and Retail.
Benefits and Perks
For a strong majority of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a majority of respondents get dental coverage, too.