Entry-Level Deli Clerk Salary

The average Entry-Level Deli Clerk can expect to rake in roughly $9.71 per hour. In the world of Entry-Level Deli Clerks, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $1K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $2K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $17K and $25K. Geography and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. More than half of Entry-Level Deli Clerks (61 percent) survey participants are women. Although approximately one-third have medical coverage and about one in four have dental coverage, more than half claim no health benefits at all. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$17,707 - $24,490
$20K
MEDIAN: $20,249
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$7.95 - $11.87
$8
$9
$12
MEDIAN: $9.71
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50%
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$0$25K
Salary $20,249
Bonus $0.00 - $1,077
Profit Sharing $0.21 - $1,957
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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$16,577 - $25,369
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data $0$18
Hourly Rate $7.95 - $11.87
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $0.48
Overtime $9.07 - $18.46
Annual Data $0$25K
Bonus $0.00 - $1,077
Profit Sharing $0.21 - $1,957
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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$16,577 - $25,369
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,417

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Leading companies who hire large numbers of Entry-Level Deli Clerks include The Kroger Company, Publix Super Markets Inc, Safeway, Inc., Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, and Harris Teeter, Inc. Entry-Level Deli Clerks in search of the best pay head to Fred Meyer Inc, where the median salary rolls in at $25K. Although pay is top-notch overall, it does seem to be curbed at $32K, which isn't dramatically higher than the lower-end figure of $20K. Also paying near the top of the field are Sprouts at $22K, Sprouts Farmers Market LLC at $22K, and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, where Entry-Level Deli Clerks annually earn $22K.

The Kroger Company offers the least pay with a median salary of $17K; furthermore, salaries there max out at only $22K. Workers at Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc., Meijer, Inc., and Shoprite Group of Companies also face smaller salaries than the rest of the field — average earnings for these employers come to $17K, $19K, and $19K respectively.

Deli Clerk Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Deli Clerk in Oklahoma City:
"That they would have took away the spouse insurance."
Make sure you put the amount of experience you have on your application or resume. Work hard and stay busy.

Deli Clerk in Winston-Salem:
"The manager takes care of who he wants, not based on work."
Try to start at the highest pay.

Deli Clerk in Henderson:
"Stress levels."
You have to enjoy what you do.

Key Stats for Deli Clerk

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 194 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
11%
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 194 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 21%
no benefits
None: 63%
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