Cashier at The Kroger Company Salary

Earnings for Cashiers at The Kroger Company come in at around $7.87 per hour on average. The income range spans the entire spectrum between $7.25 per hour and $11.52. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most Cashiers at The Kroger Company survey respondents are women (70 percent). Though the majority of Cashiers at The Kroger Company do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and a majority lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by over a third and dental coverage is claimed by one in four. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$7.25 - $11.52
(Median)
$7
$7
$12
MEDIAN: $7.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$7.25 - $11.52  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.20  
Overtime
$4.89 - $14.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
$0.00 - $10.07  
   
Commission
$0.00  
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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$15,098 - $24,651  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 242
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Pay by Experience Level for Cashier

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For many Cashiers at The Kroger Company, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $16K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $20K. For Cashiers at The Kroger Company, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $20K. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $21K on average.

The Kroger Company Reviews

What is it like working as a Cashier at The Kroger Company?

Cashier in Taylor:
Pros: With me being new to the team, the customers are so patient and nice to me. By far the best experience has been the customers.
Cons: I am new to the team and received no training. I ask a question and get attitude like it is such a problem that I am asking for help to make sure that I understand and am doing something correctly. I've been working there for a week and a half and still have no clue what they are going to pay me.

Cashier in Dublin:
Pros: The job is pretty easy, and the management isn't horrible, and promotions from within occur quite frequently relative to new hires.
Cons: The pay is very low, and due to the unionization of the company, employees not eligible to receive raises outside of periodical raises of a few cents per hour. Very repetitive and gets boring at times.

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Experience Affects Cashier Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%



National Average
$17,000


Skills That Affect Cashier Salaries

Computer Service
up arrow 3%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Cash Handling
0%

Cleaning
0%

National Average
$17,000

Retail
up arrow 1%

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

Mathematica
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Sales
up arrow 3%

Spanish Language
up arrow 5%

Food Preparation
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
medical benefits
Vision: 28%
dental benefits
None: 61%
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