Average Hourly Rate for White House / Black Market Employees

On average, White House / Black Market employees receive $12.14 per hour. When overtime pay is included, this wage rises to $21.25. White House / Black Market paychecks are largely negotiated based on your role at the company, though how long you've been working and your city are also considered. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

White House / Black Market typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
below market
Employer: White House / Black Market
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Retail Store Manager (6)
$11.33 - $25.62  
[-]Retail Store Manager (6)
Hourly Rate$11.33 - $25.62  
[+]Retail Store Assistant Manager (4)
$8.96 - $16.84  
[+]Retail Store Assistant Manager (4)
Hourly Rate$8.96 - $16.84  
[+]Assistant Store Manager (4)
$9.48 - $19.88  
[+]Assistant Store Manager (4)
Hourly Rate$9.48 - $19.88  
[+]Sales Associate (4)
$7.41 - $12.76  
[+]Sales Associate (4)
Hourly Rate$7.41 - $12.76  
 Precise Range (?
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 42
United States (change)

About This Company


Bringing in the most money are Retail Store Managers — their earnings average around $20.25. Assistant Store Managers are a close second at $14.25 along with Retail Store Assistant Managers (approximately $12.12) and Sales Operations Leads ($11.00). White House / Black Market hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Sales Associates ($8.65).

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at White House / Black Market for between five and ten years earn about $8.74 on average. The largest fraction of White House / Black Market people (72 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $12.01 per hour.


Residents of Chicago pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $15.90 per hour; other top-paying cities include Atlanta ($11.63) and Acworth ($11.63). By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Texas, where the average salary is about $19.53 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

White House / Black Market provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — these employees rake in $28.16 per hour.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Operations Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $17.03. A garden variety skill at White House / Black Market is Customer Service; over a third of White House / Black Market's people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Sales Management, Retail, and Merchandising as well.


White House / Black Market's employees are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

White House / Black Market lets only one-half of workers take paid vacation and only 23 percent take sick leave. A majority of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. At White House / Black Market, more than half of workers have health insurance, and a majority of workers have dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and a stock purchase plan.

Key Stats for White House / Black Market


86 %
14 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $17
Hourly Rate
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

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