Average Salary for The Container Store Employees

The Container Store employees bring home $35K per year on average. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: The Container Store
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Visual Merchandiser (5)
$18,984 - $44,520  
[-]Visual Merchandiser (5)
Total Pay$18,984 - $44,520  
[+]Retail Sales Associate (5)
$19,967 - $46,175  
[+]Retail Sales Associate (5)
Salary$17,213 - $65,093  
Total Pay$19,967 - $46,175  
[+]Retail Store Manager (2)
$28,114 - $58,294  
[+]Retail Store Manager (2)
Total Pay$28,114 - $58,294  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $40K annually on average. The largest fraction of The Container Store people (33 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $38K per year on average.


The highest pay by state can be found in Florida, where salaries average out at $41K annually.


Retail Sales Associates represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $42K per year.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Retail among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $43K annually. Cash Handling is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; nearly one in three of The Container Store's people use it regularly. Customer Service, Customer Relations, and Microsoft Office are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

The larger part of survey participants at The Container Store earn paid vacation and paid sick time. A 401(k) program is available, and the vast majority of respondents use it to save for retirement. Health insurance is part of the package for a solid majority of workers, and for around half, dental coverage is too. Privileges also include life insurance and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for The Container Store


50 %
50 %
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
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