When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $20.40 per hour) can be spotted in Salt Lake City, Utah; Dallas, Texas (about $15.15), Houston, Texas ($13.00), and Grand Rapids, Mich. ($11.97) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (around $7.59) in Mebane, N.C., one of the lowest-paid cities. GameStop Corp. workers in California earn the most — $15.50 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $12.32 per hour. Overall, the greater share of GameStop Corp. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $11.34 per hour.
Retail Store Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing approximately $15.86 per hour on average; Assistant Store Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to around $12.12, followed by Retail Store Assistant Managers earning about $11.78 and Keyholders making $10.23. Sales Associates at GameStop Corp. do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($8.02 on average) at the company.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ServSafe Food Handlers have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $10.74 per hour. It pays to have an Associate of Arts (AA) at GameStop Corp. — these employees make the most at approximately $14.25 per hour.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Leadership; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $14.48 per hour. A garden variety skill at GameStop Corp. is Customer Service; a strong majority of GameStop Corp.'s people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Retail, Sales, and Team Leadership.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only one in four employees receiving paid vacation and a fifth of workers receiving paid sick days. Over a third of workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Perks cover health insurance for the larger part of employees and dental coverage for the larger part of respondents. GameStop Corp. also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, life insurance, company store discount, and flexible hours.