Average Hourly Rate for The Container Store Employees

The Container Store laborers see wages hovering around $13.12 per hour. Adding overtime bumps the median up to $18.00. Though your city and your role at the company do impact pay, your experience level is the primary influence on employee salary at The Container Store. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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  • Updated: 12 Jun 2017
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Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $13.25 per hour. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $11.22 per hour. Overall, the greater share of The Container Store folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $15.77 per hour.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $15.50 per hour) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; the company's headquarter city of Coppell, Texas ($14.69), Austin, Texas (around $11.22), and Miami, Fla. (approximately $11.00) are the next top-paying cities. At $10.75, Cincinnati, Ohio is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Across its U.S. offices, the state of California pays The Container Store the most — $16.25 per hour on average.


The highest paychecks go to Sales Associates, who earn about $12.89 per hour on average, closely trailed by Visual Merchandisers ($11.60) and Retail Sales Associates (around $11.31).

Certifications and Degrees

The Container Store provides the highest financial reward to those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) — these employees rake in about $15.50 per hour.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Merchandising; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of approximately $15.63 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at The Container Store is Customer Service; one in three of employees use it for work. Customer Relations, Retail, and Cash Handling round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

The Container Store sponsors a 401(k) program, and slightly less than a third of workers use this option to save for their retirement. Perks cover health insurance for a fair number of employees and dental coverage for a strong majority of respondents. Some other advantages of working at The Container Store are 401(a) and a casual working environment.

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