When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $17.00 per hour) can be spotted in San Diego, Calif.; Las Vegas, Nev. ($16.93), Columbus, Ohio ($14.82), and New York, N.Y. (approximately $12.50) are the next top-paying cities. Katy, Texas is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $10.15. Within the firm, employees working in Nevada take home the most — around $16.71 per hour on average.
The highest paychecks go to Merchandising Managers, who earn an average $16.51 per hour, closely trailed by Sales Specialists (around $11.51), Sales Support Specialists (approximately $11.00), and Retail Sales Associates (about $10.28). Cashiers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $9.84.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Victoria's Secret for between five and 10 years earn $12.74 per hour on average. Overall, the greater share of Victoria's Secret folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $11.11 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to about $14.88 per hour for Business Certificate Holders, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Victoria's Secret compensates Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)-holders the most at $25.50 per hour.
When it comes to skills, Merchandising seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $13.51 per hour. A common skill in Victoria's Secret's work force is Customer Service; a solid majority of survey participants report using it on the job. Some other standard skills here are Cash Handling, Retail, and Sales.
At Victoria's Secret, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Roughly a third of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Victoria's Secret sponsors. At Victoria's Secret, slightly more than half of workers have health insurance, and over one-half of workers have dental coverage. Privileges also include company store discount, a casual working environment, flexible hours, life insurance, and product discounts/affinity benefits.