Average Hourly Rate for The Container Store Employees

On average, The Container Store employees receive $13.12 per hour. When overtime pay is included, this wage rises to $18.00. Your experience level plays the largest role in compensation at The Container Store, but your city and what you do at the company affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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The Container Store Hourly Rate


Visual Merchandiser
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Retail Sales Associate
4 profiles

Sales Associate
3 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 09 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15
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Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $13.25 per hour. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $11.22 per hour. Overall, the greater share of The Container Store folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $15.77 per hour.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($15.50 per hour) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; the company's headquarter city of Coppell, Texas (about $14.69), Austin, Texas (approximately $11.22), and Miami, Fla. (around $11.00) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($10.75) in Cincinnati, Ohio, one of the lowest-paid cities. Across The Container Store's U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home $16.25 per hour.


Sales Associates are the best paid with the average salary hovering at about $12.89 per hour; Visual Merchandisers and Retail Sales Associates also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $11.60 and $11.31, respectively.

Certifications and Degrees

The best paid folks at The Container Store have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA), earning around $15.50 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Merchandising among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $15.63 per hour. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; one-third of The Container Store's people use it regularly. Some other standard skills here are Customer Relations, Retail, and Cash Handling.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, just under one in three workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. For a fair number of respondents, benefits include health insurance, and a strong majority of survey participants get dental coverage, too. Additional benefits of working here are 401(a) and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for The Container Store


69 %
31 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $16
Hourly Rate
$10 - $22

Job Satisfaction

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

Popular Locations for The Container Store

  1. Austin, Texas
  2. Coppell, Texas
  3. Dallas, Texas
  4. Miami, Florida
  5. Cincinnati, Ohio

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