Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years tend to make approximately $13.00. The greater proportion of employees (53 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home about $8.89 per hour.
The highest pay by state can be found in New York, where pay average out at around $15.00 per hour.
Earning $18.00 on average, Appliance Technicians receive the most money, followed by Home Appliance Repairers ($15.48), Retail Store Assistant Managers ($10.57), and Sales Associates (around $9.80). Near the bottom at Sears, Roebuck and Co. are Office Assistants, pulling in just about $7.52.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Technicians have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $19.70. The highest-paying degree here is a High School Diploma; Sears, Roebuck and Co. awards $14.50 to these degree-holders.
Employees who count Spanish Language among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $8.89. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Service; more than half deem it necessary for work. Many workers usually know Customer Relations, Cash Handling, and Retail as well.
Benefits and Perks
Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for close to one-half, and more than a third of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Sears, Roebuck and Co. also dishes out privileges such as flexible hours and a casual working environment.