The highest average salaries go to Retail Store Managers, who bring in close to around $20.63 per hour, though Assistant Store Managers are not far behind at $13.96 along with Retail Assistant Managers ($13.88) and Retail Store Assistant Managers (about $12.35). Sales Associates at White House / Black Market do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (approximately $9.67 on average) at the company.
Residents of Palo Alto, Calif. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $21.63 per hour; other top-paying cities include Chicago, Ill. (about $15.90) and Acworth, Ga. ($11.63). The highest pay by state can be found in Illinois, where pay average out at $15.21 per hour.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $11.00 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (61 percent) have been working for one to four years and make around $11.89 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at White House / Black Market — these employees make the most at $10.72 per hour.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Team Leadership among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $15.04 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Customer Service; more than two-fifths consider it a key competency. Retail, Sales Management, and Merchandising round out the set of key employee skills.
The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
The larger part of employees participate in a 401(k) program. For the larger part of workers, benefits include health insurance, and roughly one-half get dental coverage, too. White House / Black Market folks also make good use of a casual working environment, flexible hours, life insurance, and stock options.