Average Hourly Rate for Sears, Roebuck and Co. Employees

The wealth of employment options within the consumer-driven retail is apparent at Sears, Roebuck and Co., where job openings run from Sales Associate to Cashier at this Hoffman Estates, Ill.-based company. Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $18.00), people who work for Sears, Roebuck and Co. earn a median wage of $8.86 per hour. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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3333 BEVERLY RD B-5 317A
Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60179



Sears Roebuck & Co

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Years of Experience

Average pay is approximately $8.50 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (38 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $8.31 per hour.


By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Texas, where the average salary is $13.00 per hour.


Earning $12.77 per hour on average, Retail Store Managers receive the most money, followed by Sales Associates (about $8.25) and Cashiers ($7.73).


When it comes to skills, employees who report Electronic Troubleshooting among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $17.25 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, half of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Many workers usually know Cash Handling, Retail, and Customer Relations as well.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, about one-half maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for half of workers, and for about a third of workers, dental coverage is too.

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Key Stats for Sears, Roebuck and Co.


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33 %
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$7 - $10
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$12 - $15
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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