Residents of San Antonio, Texas pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $49K annually; other top-paying cities include Miami, Fla. (approximately $46K) and New York, N.Y. ($40K). U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Florida; salaries there average to $46K per year.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $33K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Zara employees (73 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $37K per year on average.
Bringing in the most money are Retail Store Managers — their earnings average $34K annually. Retail Store Assistant Managers are a close second at $33K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Zara provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in around $28K annually.
Employees who count Sales among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $45K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know Merchandising; more than two-fifths consider it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Operations Management, Customer Service, and Team Leadership.
Benefits and Perks
A 401(k) program is available, and almost all employees use it to save for retirement. Zara provides health insurance to a solid majority of employees, and a majority of respondents do receive dental coverage.