Retail Sales Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $18.00 per hour on average; Operations Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to about $15.55, followed by Senior Sales Associates earning approximately $10.34 and Lead Cashiers making $10.18. Sales Associates make an average around $8.36, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of $16.86 per hour) in Colorado.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $15.00 per hour on average. Overall, the greater share of The Sports Authority, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $10.28 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications, who make around $14.54 per hour.
In this position, it pays to have Leadership in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $17.68 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Service; the larger part deem it necessary for work. Cash Handling, Retail, and Sales Management are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about a quarter of workers receiving paid vacation and nearly one in six workers receiving sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and the larger part of employees use it to save for retirement. A majority of survey participants report having health insurance, and the larger part of respondents report having dental coverage. Privileges also include life insurance and flexible hours.