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Lead Grocery Clerk Salary

Lead Grocery Clerks in the United States can expect wages of $13.85 per hour on average. The pay spectrum stretches from $8.20 per hour to $21.25. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The majority of Lead Grocery Clerks claim high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$8.20 - $21.25
(Median)
$8
$14
$21
MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$8.20 - $21.25  
   
Overtime
$11.93 - $32.33  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,021  
   
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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$17,121 - $44,753  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 99

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Job Description for Lead Grocery Clerk

  • Coordinate grocery clerks and assign clerks where needed in the store.
  • Remove merchandise from the pallet, apply label if necessary, and sort into appropriate locations.
  • Respond to customer inquiries in a courteous and prompt manner.

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Lead Grocery Clerks note just a narrow range of job skills. Fortunate workers who know Customer Service can expect a significant pay bump, scoring salaries 50 percent above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Order Inventory.

Pay by Experience Level for Lead Grocery Clerk

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


For many Lead Grocery Clerks, more experience generally translates to higher pay. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $22K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $30K. Lead Grocery Clerks with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $34K. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $37K.

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Experience Affects Lead Grocery Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$29,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 26%

Skills That Affect Lead Grocery Clerk Salaries

Customer Service
up arrow 50%

National Average
$29,000

Order Inventory
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 13%