Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Meijer, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn $11.39 per hour on average. The largest slice of the Meijer, Inc. workforce (51 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $10.10 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $13.18 per hour) can be spotted in Lansing, Mich.; Grand Rapids, Mich. ($12.95), Detroit, Mich. (about $12.69), and Dayton, Ohio (around $12.53) are the next top-paying cities. Cincinnati, Ohio is near the bottom for pay at $9.06. Meijer, Inc. workers in Illinois earn the most — $11.35 per hour on average.
Pharmacy Technicians rake in the most money, with average earnings of about $11.44 per hour; Cake Decorators come in second with average earnings amounting to $11.40, while Produce Clerks and Overnight Stockers rank near the top as well (approximately $10.27 and around $9.54, respectively). Meijer, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Stockers (approximately $9.23 on average).
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified ServSafe Food Handlers, who make about $14.84 per hour. Meijer, Inc. workers who hold a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) are also well compensated, earning around $18.24 on average.
Employees who count Inventory Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $12.34 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, a majority of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Cash Handling, Customer Relations, and Retail round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Roughly one-half report contributing to a 401(k). The larger part of respondents receive health insurance, and close to one-half get dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Meijer, Inc. are company store discount, life insurance, a casual working environment, flexible hours, and tuition reimbursement.