Retail Sales Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $18.00 per hour; Operations Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to approximately $15.55, while Senior Sales Associates and Lead Cashiers rank near the top as well ($10.34 and about $10.18, respectively). On the lower end are Sales Associates at $8.36 on average.
The highest pay by state can be found in Colorado, where pay average out at $16.86 per hour.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of around $15.00 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (53 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $10.28 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach approximately $14.54 per hour for OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications; non-accredited workers make much less.
Employees who count Leadership among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $17.68 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at The Sports Authority, Inc. is Customer Service; the greater part of employees use it for work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Cash Handling, Retail, and Sales Management.
Benefits and Perks
The Sports Authority, Inc. lets only one in four respondents take paid vacation and only one in six employees take sick leave. The larger part of respondents take advantage of the 401(k) plan that The Sports Authority, Inc. sponsors. The Sports Authority, Inc. provides health insurance to the larger part of workers, and a majority of workers do receive dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at The Sports Authority, Inc. are life insurance and flexible hours.