Average Hourly Rate for The Fresh Market, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Greensboro, N.C., The Fresh Market, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the retail, from Meat Cutter to Cashier. The Fresh Market, Inc. workers earn an average of $11.13 per hour normally and $20.33 during overtime hours. How long you've been working primarily drives compensation; however, geography and your role at the company are also reported as secondary influences on salary at The Fresh Market, Inc. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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The Fresh Market, Inc. Hourly Rate


Meat Cutter
15 profiles

Deli Clerk
12 profiles

12 profiles

United States (change)

9 profiles

Assistant Front End Manager
6 profiles

Restaurant Assistant Manager
5 profiles

Deli Manager
5 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 125
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About This Company

Greensboro, North Carolina 



Fresh Market

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Average pay is $11.49 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the The Fresh Market, Inc. workforce (53 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $10.68 per hour.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($14.13 per hour) can be spotted in Little Rock, Ark.; the company's headquarter city of Greensboro, N.C. (about $13.00), Mandeville, La. ($12.75), and Atlanta, Ga. (approximately $12.50) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Newport News, Va. — at $9.20, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, the highest pay levels are found in North Carolina, where the average The Fresh Market, Inc. employee makes around $12.88 per hour.


Meat Cutters rake in the most money, with average earnings of about $14.17 per hour; Restaurant Assistant Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to $13.50, while Bakers and Assistant Produce Managers rank near the top as well (approximately $12.14 and $11.51, respectively). Cashiers make an average $9.42, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Certified ServSafe Food Handler certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $11.19 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Those with an Associate of Arts (AA) at The Fresh Market, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach $12.10 per hour.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Order Inventory; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $12.01 per hour. Customer Service is regularly seen around here; a majority of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Cash Handling, Food Preparation, and Customer Relations round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Two in five workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Perks cover health insurance for the larger part of respondents and dental coverage for a little more than half of workers. Perks also include 401(a), company store discount, life insurance, a casual working environment, flexible hours, and employee stock purchase plan (espp).

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Key Stats for The Fresh Market, Inc.


50 %
50 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $12
Hourly Rate
$9 - $14

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for The Fresh Market, Inc.

  1. Greensboro, North Carolina
  2. Atlanta, Georgia
  3. Little Rock, Arkansas
  4. Louisville, Kentucky
  5. Williamsburg, Virginia
  6. Newport News, Virginia
  7. Mandeville, Louisiana

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