Average Salary for United Natural Foods, Inc. Employees

St. Paul, Minn.-based United Natural Foods, Inc. hires for positions ranging from Buyer to Merchandising Supervisor in the wholesale foods distributor. The average employee at United Natural Foods, Inc. takes home $49K annually. United Natural Foods, Inc. paychecks are largely negotiated based on geography, though how long you've been working and what you do at the company are also considered. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

PO BOX 999
St. Paul, Minnesota 06241

Wholesale Foods Distributor


Source: Freebase


By state, United Natural Foods, Inc. pays its Rhode Island employees the most; the pay rate there is around $82K per year.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $55K annually on average. Survey participants who have worked at United Natural Foods, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn $65K per year on average. Overall, the greater share of United Natural Foods, Inc. folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $81K annually.


Transportation Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing approximately $71K per year; Merchandising Supervisors are next on the list, bringing in close to $58K, followed by Buyers earning about $48K.

Certifications and Degrees

OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $65K annually. At United Natural Foods, Inc., employees who hold a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) receive the highest salaries at $97K.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Contract Negotiation; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $93K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at United Natural Foods, Inc. is People Management, with just under a fifth considering it a key competency. Some other standard skills here are Operations Management, Data Analysis, and Inventory Management.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of workers participate in a 401(k) program. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most employees, and a large number of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Additional benefits of working here are a casual working environment, a company cell phone, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for United Natural Foods, Inc.


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76 %
$49,255 - $76,471
$45,021 - $84,510

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
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