Deli Clerk Salary

The average rate for a Deli Clerk is $9.38 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$7.72 - $12.69
(Median)
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$9
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MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.72 - $12.69  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.57  
Overtime
$5.28 - $19.52  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $811  
   
Profit Sharing
$51.04 - $1,500  
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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$16,100 - $26,973  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,465
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Job Description for Deli Clerk

A deli clerk works in a sandwich shop or delicatessen. They prepare ingredients and create sandwiches for customers upon request. In addition to fulfilling these responsibilities, the clerk needs familiarity with operating a cash register or point of sale machine for their business. Additionally, a deli clerk must work to keep their work space clean and inviting to customers.

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Deli Clerk Tasks

  • Accurately scale all weighable products, including the use of correct codes to determine price.
  • Serve customers at the deli counter by listening to the request and obtaining the desired product.
  • Set up advertising displays or arranges merchandise on counter and tables to promote sales.
  • Comply with safe food handling procedures at all times.
  • Regularly clean equipment and work area.

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Pay by Experience Level for Deli Clerk

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Deli Clerk Reviews

What is it like working as a Deli Clerk at Safeway, Inc.?

Deli Clerk in Bellingham:
"Deli drama, and a boss who plays favorites."
Pros: Set schedule, and enough hours to give at least 30+ hours a week. Also health insurance.
Cons: Management plays favorites, I don't ever get requested days off, most weeks I only get one day off.

What is it like working as a Deli Clerk?

Deli Clerk in Manchester:
"Overall Job."
Pros: Hours are flexible, the people I work with day to day make my job incredible, and the customers that are regulars that you eventually look forward to seeing when they come in.
Cons: It can be extremely stressful, we can have 25 people waiting, with a 40 plus minute wait time. Each of those people are staring are you, and many are starting to get very angry and impatient. I've had a few customers throw things at me when they were not satisfied.

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Experience Affects Deli Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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National Average
$20,000


Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 202 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
medical benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 53%
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