Bringing in the most money are Retail Sales Managers — their earnings average $18.00 per hour. Operations Managers are a close second at approximately $15.79 along with Senior Sales Associates ($10.34) and Cashiers (around $9.78). Earning only $8.60 on average, Sales Associates make less than most people in the company.
Residents of the company's headquarter city of Englewood, Colo. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $18.45 per hour; other top-paying cities include Brookfield, Wisc. (around $12.00) and Irvine, Calif. (about $11.63). By state, the highest pay levels are found in Colorado, where the average The Sports Authority, Inc. employee makes $14.10 per hour.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $14.48 per hour. Overall, the greater share of The Sports Authority, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $10.27 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Occupational Safety and Health Administraters are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $15.96 per hour. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc); The Sports Authority, Inc. awards around $10.12 to these degree-holders.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Team Leadership; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $15.67 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Service; a strong majority deem it necessary for work. Key skills also include Cash Handling, Retail, and Sales.
Benefits and Perks
Around half contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. For the larger part of respondents, benefits include health insurance, and a majority of respondents get dental coverage, too. The Sports Authority, Inc. folks also make good use of flexible hours.