Bagger Salary

The average Bagger in the United States earns approximately $8.25 per hour. The most important factor affecting compensation for this group is career duration, followed by geography and the particular employer. Slightly less than a fourth enjoy medical while roughly one in six get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to nearly one in five. Baggers who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 81 percent. Most Baggers are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$7.27 - $10.05
$7
$8
$10
MEDIAN: $8.25
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50%
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Hourly Data $0$14
Hourly Rate $7.27 - $10.05
Hourly Tips $0.02 - $2.77
Overtime $0.98 - $14.97
Annual Data $0$21K
Bonus $20.00
Profit Sharing $129.50
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$15,143 - $21,045
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 361

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Job Description for Bagger

A bagger is a grocery store employee who is responsible for collecting customer's groceries, packaging them according to customer specifications, and possibly taking these groceries out to the customer's vehicle. A bagger is expected to be courteous and pay close attention to customer requests.

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Bagger Tasks

  • Bag and carry out merchandise for customers.
  • Move shopping carts to the appropriate area within the store.
  • Check prices for other employees and customers as requested.
  • Stock merchandise or re-stock unwanted or returned merchandise on shelves in a retail store.

Common Career Paths for Bagger


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Though it's uncommon, some Baggers move into roles as Customer Service Representatives, where pay is an average $29K per year. More commonly, Baggers become Cashiers or Grocery Store Stock Clerks.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Bagger


Salaries are easily beat at The Kroger Company, where median pay comes to just $16K, the lowest in the field. What's more, with base pay starting at $15K and ending at $17K, range in salary is rather small.

Pay by Experience Level for Bagger

Pay by Experience for a Bagger has a positive trend. An entry-level Bagger with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $17,000 based on 349 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bagger with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $18,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Bagger which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 12 salaries. A Bagger with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $23,000 based on 5 salaries.

Bagger Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Bagger?

Bagger in Royal Palm Beach:
"Good but not paid enought to push carts."
Pros:
Cons:

Bagger in Kuwait:
"Its all about customer service ...helping eachother."
Pros: Of course tips I received everyday.. Facing new customer increase self confidence.. Etc..
Cons: My salary.

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Key Stats for Bagger

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.
Less than 1 year
35%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Bagger Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

Experienced
▲21%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$17,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Bagger Salaries

Bagger
▲3%


Cleaning
▼0%

National Average
$17,000

bagging
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
35%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 23%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 71%
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