Nearing the top of the pay scale are Retail Store Managers, Retail Assistant Managers, Assistant Store Managers, and Retail Store Assistant Managers; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $20.25 per hour, the other salaries come in at $13.88, about $13.48, and around $12.12, respectively. On the lower end are Sales Associates at $9.44 on average.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $9.00 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of White House / Black Market folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $12.11 per hour.
Residents of Chicago, Ill. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $15.90 per hour; other top-paying cities include Acworth, Ga. ($11.63) and Atlanta, Ga. ($11.63). Across White House / Black Market's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Illinois earn the most, taking home about $16.00 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
White House / Black Market workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $12.00 on average.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Operations Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $15.88 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at White House / Black Market is Customer Service, with approximately two in five considering it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Retail, Sales Management, and Merchandising.
At White House / Black Market, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
The larger part of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). The larger part of survey participants report having health insurance, and one-half report having dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and stock options.