When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $51K per year) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Providence, R.I. (about $47K), New York, N.Y. (around $42K), and Boston, Mass. ($30K) are the next top-paying cities. Across Zara's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Texas earn the most, taking home $55K annually.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $50K per year. The largest fraction of Zara people (65 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $41K annually on average.
Retail Store Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing approximately $46K per year; Visual Merchandisers are next on the list, bringing in close to $30K annually.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Sales Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $60K per year. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; about two-fifths of Zara's people use it regularly. Some other standard skills here are Merchandising, Operations Management, and Leadership.
Benefits and Perks
Merely one in four employees at Zara earn paid vacation and paid sick time. A large number of employees plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Most workers receive health insurance, and a strong majority of survey participants get dental coverage. Other privileges include a casual working environment.