$30,000
Avg. Salary
$10.25
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$304

Bonus

$395

Profit Sharing

$0.00

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Grocery Stocker is $10.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Grocery Stocker is $30,000 per year.

$8.08
10%
$10.25
50%
$14.68
90%
MEDIAN $10.25
$19k
10%
$30k
50%
$33k
90%
MEDIAN $30,000
$19,000 - $33,429
$30K
MEDIAN: $30,000
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$8.08 - $14.68
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$0$33K
Salary $30,000
Bonus $0.27 - $1,023
Profit Sharing $395
Commission $0.00
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$16,897 - $31,284
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data $0$24
Hourly Rate $8.08 - $14.68
Hourly Tips $0.64
Overtime $9.54 - $24.34
Annual Data $0$31K
Bonus $0.27 - $1,023
Commission $0.00
Profit Sharing $395
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$16,897 - $31,284
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 542

Job Description for Grocery Stocker

Positions as grocery stockers are available at a variety of grocery stores, though the size of teams and available openings depend on the size of the employing store. Some grocery stockers may work in a relatively independent position, while others need to coordinate with other employees performing stocking duties. Most of the stocker's work consists of receiving and stocking items carried by the store, as well as performing tasks such as cleaning the store, ensuring prices are accurately displayed, removing expired products, and setting up displays.

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Grocery Stocker Tasks
  • Shelve groceries in an attractive, hygienic manner.
  • Attend meetings and assist with emergency deliveries.
  • Answer questions and handle maintenance problems.
  • Move products and packaging from one location of the store to another safely.
  • Check inventory and update stock totals.

Popular Employer Salaries for Grocery Stocker


Many Grocery Stockers can be found at The Kroger Company, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, Whole Foods Market, Inc., Food Lion, and Safeway, Inc., firms that are at the top of the field. Safeway, Inc. offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $25K.

Offering a median of only $20K, Food Lion pays the least. Moreover, the compensation range seems pretty narrow; employees make $17K on the lower end and $30K on the higher end.

Common Career Paths for Grocery Stocker


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For Grocery Stockers, progressing to a Supermarket Dairy & Frozen Foods Department Manager role may result in a significant raise. On average, a Supermarket Dairy & Frozen Foods Department Manager can earn $28K annually.

Grocery Stocker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Grocery Stocker

Pay by Experience for a Grocery Stocker has a positive trend. An entry-level Grocery Stocker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 216 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Grocery Stocker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 72 salaries. An experienced Grocery Stocker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 52 salaries. A Grocery Stocker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 19 salaries.

Grocery Stocker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Grocery Stocker?

Grocery Stocker in Suamico:
"It's a nice small community with friendly people."
Pros: The people
Cons: 20 minute commute

Grocery Stocker in Atlanta:
"Work to make a living."
Product knowledge, product location, safety equipment operation, punctual at work and on time. Be friendly with your fellow workers, finally be honest.

Grocery Stocker in High Point:
"Being a stocker at food lion is extremely fast paced."
Pros: I like the work itself. I like the opportunities there are for those who work hard.
Cons: The pay is what I like the least. For the responsibilities I have on my shoulders is a lot for what I make.

Grocery Stocker in Chicago:
"Stressful, managment is extremely disrespectful."
Pros: I get payed.
Cons: The disrespect by management.

Grocery Stocker in Hollywood:
"If rotate you could loose your full time position."
Lots of lifting, Need more help.

Grocery Stocker in Kansas City:
"Run while you can."
Go and look for a more meaningful job.

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Key Stats for Grocery Stocker

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 70 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Grocery Stocker Salaries

▲47%

▲18%

▲3%

National Average
$21,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Grocery Stocker Salaries


National Average
$21,000


stocking
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 70 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 52%