Average Hourly Rate for TJ Maxx Inc Employees

Headquartered in Framingham, Mass., TJ Maxx Inc offers a range of employment opportunities in the retail sector, from Sales Associate to Customer Service Coordinator. TJ Maxx Inc laborers see wages hovering around $9.26 per hour. Adding overtime bumps the median up to $13.71. TJ Maxx Inc paychecks are largely negotiated based on your experience level, though your job title and where you live are also considered. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

TJ Maxx Inc typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
at market
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The Home Depot Inc., Best Buy, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc
Employer: TJ Maxx Inc
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Sales Associate (15)
$7.68 - $9.89  
[-]Sales Associate (15)
Hourly Rate$7.68 - $9.89  
[+]Customer Service Coordinator (7)
$7.69 - $15.12  
[+]Customer Service Coordinator (7)
Hourly Rate$7.69 - $15.12  
[+]Merchandise Coordinator (5)
$7.97 - $17.73  
[+]Merchandise Coordinator (5)
Hourly Rate$7.97 - $17.73  
[+]Cashier (4)
$7.66 - $11.08  
[+]Cashier (4)
Hourly Rate$7.66 - $11.08  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 104
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About This Company

Framingham, Massachusetts 



T.J. Maxx

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Years of Experience

Average pay is typically $9.43 for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of TJ Maxx Inc folks have one to four years of experience and earn $8.83 per hour.


Administrative Assistants earn the highest median pay at around $13.00, followed by Customer Service Representatives (approximately $11.71), Customer Service Coordinators (about $10.34), and Merchandise Coordinators ($9.57). Financial compensation for Retail Sales Associates is rather low — only approximately $7.82 — relative to the rest of the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $13.00 per hour) can be spotted in Indianapolis; Atlanta (about $11.50), Novi ($10.22), and Houston ($9.92) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is New York at $9.70. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Indiana, where the average TJ Maxx Inc employee makes about $12.00 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

At TJ Maxx Inc, employees who hold an Associate's Degree receive the highest pay at approximately $11.00.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Sales; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $11.66. A garden variety skill at TJ Maxx Inc is Customer Service; more than half of TJ Maxx Inc's people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Retail, Merchandising, and Customer Relations.

Benefits and Perks

The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only 19 percent report compensation for sick days and vacation time. More than half of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. A majority of workers receive health insurance, and over one-half of workers get dental coverage. TJ Maxx Inc folks also make good use of a casual working environment, flexible hours, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for TJ Maxx Inc


64 %
36 %
Hourly Rate
$7 - $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 25 votes.

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