Average Hourly Rate for TJ Maxx Inc Employees

Propelled by consumer spending, the retail remains strong, and job availability is widespread at TJ Maxx Inc, a Framingham, Mass.-based retail company (positions include Sales Associate, Customer Service Coordinator, and more). Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $14.94), people who work for TJ Maxx Inc earn a median wage of $9.24 per hour. For the most part, employee paychecks at TJ Maxx Inc fluctuate depending on your city; how long you've been working and your job title also matter, but to a lesser degree. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Framingham, Massachusetts 



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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($17.05 per hour) can be spotted in Evansville, Ind.; Los Angeles, Calif. ($13.00), New York, N.Y. (around $11.68), and Atlanta, Ga. (approximately $10.18) are the next top-paying cities. Within the firm, employees working in Florida take home the most — about $10.58 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $10.33 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (61 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $9.10 per hour on average.


Earning around $13.00 per hour on average, Key Holders receive the most money, followed by Merchandise Coordinators ($10.44), Customer Service Coordinators ($9.97), and Sales Associates (approximately $8.99). Retail Sales Associates make an average about $7.89, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $8.75 per hour for Customer Service Certifications, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. At TJ Maxx Inc, employees who hold a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) receive the highest pay at approximately $15.54.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Training; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of about $10.24 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill among TJ Maxx Inc workers, with a solid majority of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Retail, Cash Handling, and Merchandising.

Benefits and Perks

The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only one in six employees. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, TJ Maxx Inc provides an optional 401(k) plan, and over a third of workers participate. Perks cover health insurance for a majority of survey participants and dental coverage for close to one-half. TJ Maxx Inc also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, flexible hours, supplemental maternity leave, and stock options.

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Key Stats for TJ Maxx Inc


67 %
33 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $11
Hourly Rate
$8 - $12
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

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