When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($27.39 per hour) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Tampa, Fla. ($16.88), New York, N.Y. (around $12.15), and Minneapolis, Minn. (approximately $11.63) are the next top-paying cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of California pays Sephora Inc. the most — about $18.35 per hour on average.
Retail Department Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $17.63 per hour — though Beauty Products Sales Consultants, Retail Store Assistant Managers, and Operations Project Consultants also do fairly well at $15.25, $15.04, and approximately $12.75, respectively. Sephora Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Cashiers ($10.11 on average).
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $13.08 per hour. The largest fraction of Sephora Inc. people (56 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $12.24 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Esthetician License Holders, who make $15.50 per hour. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Sephora Inc. awards approximately $15.50 to these degree-holders.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Microsoft Office; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of about $15.50 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Sephora Inc. is Customer Service, with the larger part considering it a key competency. Sales, Cash Handling, and Leadership were also reported by many survey participants.
With a more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio, women represent the better half of Sephora Inc.'s employees who responded to the survey.
Benefits and Perks
More than a third of workers participate in a 401(k) program. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a majority of workers, and the larger part of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other advantages of working at Sephora Inc. are special cash bonus/group incentives.