Average Hourly Rate for Ingles Employees

Ingles offers employees an average of $9.88 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $18.00. Though where you live and how long you've been working are influential salary factors for those at Ingles, your role at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Deli Associate
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Meat Cutter
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Deli Manager
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Deli Clerk
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Pharmacy Technician
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 55
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About This Company



Grocery Stores

Source: Freebase


Deli Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $14.75 per hour; Meat Cutters, Bookkeepers, and Deli Associates also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $14.00, around $10.00, and approximately $9.24, respectively. Cashiers at Ingles do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (about $7.61 on average) at the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($14.00 per hour) can be spotted in Statesville, N.C.; the company's headquarter city of Asheville, N.C. (approximately $11.00), Jackson, Ga. ($10.13), and Atlanta, Ga. (around $9.61) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Dallas, Ga.; in fact, at about $7.75 it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in North Carolina, where the average Ingles employee makes $12.00 per hour.

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Ingles for between five and 10 years earn $12.77 per hour on average. The greater proportion of employees (53 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $9.35 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Servsafe food manager certifications, who make about $13.88 per hour.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Order Inventory; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $15.61 per hour. A common skill in Ingles' work force is Customer Service; most of survey participants report using it on the job. Three more common skills are Customer Relations, Food Preparation, and Cash Handling.

Benefits and Perks

Most workers report contributing to a 401(k). Perks cover health insurance for roughly a third of workers and dental coverage for approximately one-third of workers.

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Key Stats for Ingles


56 %
44 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $14
Hourly Rate
$7 - $13

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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