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 about $14.81 per hour, the other salaries come in at approximately $10.86, around $10.50, and $10.13, respectively. Cashiers at The Fresh Market, Inc. do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($8.97 on average) at the company.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $9.99 per hour. The largest slice of the The Fresh Market, Inc. workforce (51 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, approximately $10.18 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($14.00 per hour) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Miami, Fla. ($12.29), Asheville, N.C. ($11.27), and Houston, Texas (around $10.44) are the next top-paying cities. Memphis, Tenn. is near the bottom for pay at about $9.00. Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of $13.00 per hour) in Georgia.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ServSafe Food Handlers have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $14.98 per hour. At The Fresh Market, Inc., employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest pay at about $11.75.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Food Preparation; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $17.49 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, the greater part of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Other top skills include Cash Handling, Order Inventory, and Computer Service.
Benefits and Perks
A solid majority of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. The Fresh Market, Inc. provides health insurance to the larger part of workers, and a majority of survey participants do receive dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are life insurance, a casual working environment, a stock purchase plan, and stock options.