Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $13.52 per hour on average. The largest slice of the Fry's Food and Drug Stores workforce (40 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, about $8.88 per hour.
The highest paychecks go to Certified Pharmacy Technicians, who earn an average approximately $16.14 per hour, closely trailed by Assistant Grocery Store Managers ($14.60), Pharmacy Technicians ($13.13), and Produce Clerks ($11.05). Financial compensation for Courtesy Clerks is rather low — on average only about $8.21 — relative to the rest of the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($14.14 per hour) can be spotted in Phoenix, Ariz.; Tucson, Ariz. ($13.72), Mesa, Ariz. ($13.30), and Chandler, Ariz. (around $13.17) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Peoria, Ariz. at approximately $8.07.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Pharmacy Technicians earn around $15.42 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) at Fry's Food and Drug Stores come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $10.50 per hour.
When it comes to skills, Retail Pharmacy seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $15.22 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill in the Fry's Food and Drug Stores workforce; a strong majority of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Many workers are also familiar with Cash Handling, Order Inventory, and Retail.
Benefits and Perks
Merely 28 percent at Fry's Food and Drug Stores earn paid vacation and paid sick time. Around two in five workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. A majority of respondents report having health insurance, and a majority of employees report having dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as flexible hours and tuition reimbursement.