Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $14.00 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of The Vitamin Shoppe employees (57 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn approximately $12.68 per hour on average.
Retail Store Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing around $18.45 per hour on average; Retail Store Assistant Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to $14.00, followed by Assistant Store Managers earning $13.98 and Key Holders making $11.68.
Across The Vitamin Shoppe's U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home $15.83 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Regarding pay and education, The Vitamin Shoppe pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — around $15.50.
When it comes to skills, Merchandising seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $14.44 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, a majority of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Many workers are also familiar with Sales, Retail, and Team Leadership.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Though a majority of survey participants get paid time off for illness only a third of respondents receive paid vacation. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a strong majority of workers, and the larger part of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. Other privileges include a casual working environment and life insurance.