Average Hourly Rate for The Fresh Market, Inc. Employees

The Fresh Market, Inc. (headquartered in Greensboro, N.C.) offers a host of job openings in the staple the retail, from Meat Cutter to Cashier. Median pay for The Fresh Market, Inc. workers sits around $10.40 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $13.23. Though your experience level and your city do impact pay, your job title is the primary influence on employee salary at The Fresh Market, Inc. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Nearing the top of the pay scale are Meat Cutters, Bakers, Produce Clerks, and Assistant Front End Managers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $14.98 per hour, the other salaries come in at $10.71, about $10.50, and around $10.13, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at The Fresh Market, Inc. are Cashiers — the median salary for this role approaches approximately $8.97.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $10.04 per hour. The largest fraction of The Fresh Market, Inc. people (51 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $10.12 per hour on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $14.00 per hour) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Pembroke Pines, Fla. (around $12.74), Miami, Fla. (about $12.29), and Asheville, N.C. ($11.27) are the next top-paying cities. Memphis, Tenn. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $9.00. Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of $14.00 per hour) in Georgia.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Certified ServSafe Food Handler certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $14.98 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. The Fresh Market, Inc. compensates Associate's Degree-holders the most at around $11.73 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Food Preparation among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $17.49 per hour. A common skill in The Fresh Market, Inc.'s work force is Customer Service; the greater part of survey participants report using it on the job. Key skills also include Cash Handling, Order Inventory, and Computer Service.

Benefits and Perks

A solid majority of employees take advantage of the 401(k) plan that The Fresh Market, Inc. sponsors. Health insurance is part of the package for a solid majority of workers, and for a majority of workers, dental coverage is too. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, a casual working environment, a stock purchase plan, and stock options.

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