Average Hourly Rate for Fareway Stores, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Boone, Iowa, Fareway Stores, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the retail, from Cashier to Grocery Clerk. Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $24.00), people who work for Fareway Stores, Inc. earn a median wage of $11.33 per hour. Though your job title and your city are influential salary factors for those at Fareway Stores, Inc., how long you've been working turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Fareway Stores, Inc. Hourly Rate


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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28
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About This Company

Boone, Iowa 


Retail, Grocery Stores

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $12.66 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Fareway Stores, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $9.19 per hour.


Meat Cutters earn the highest median pay at $16.13 per hour, followed by Grocery Clerks (around $14.50), Meat Clerks ($10.61), and Cashiers (approximately $9.32).


Residents of Ames, Iowa pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $15.72 per hour; other top-paying cities include Dubuque, Iowa ($15.29) and Cedar Rapids, Iowa (about $14.44).


When it comes to skills, employees who report Order Inventory among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $16.00 per hour. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; a fair number of Fareway Stores, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Cash Handling, Sales, and Retail were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, about two-fifths of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for close to one-third of workers, and just under a third of workers report receiving dental coverage as well.

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Key Stats for Fareway Stores, Inc.


36 %
64 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $11
Hourly Rate
$9 - $17

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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