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.