$31,123
Avg. Salary
$10.39
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$239

Bonus

$1,017

Profit Sharing

$1,200

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Key Holder is $10.39 per hour.

The average pay for a Key Holder is $31,123 per year.

10%
$8.31
10%
$10.39
50%
$14.44
90%
90%
MEDIAN $10.39
10%
$21k
10%
$31k
50%
$44k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $31,123
$21,183 - $43,516
$21K
$31K
$44K
MEDIAN: $31,123
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50%
90%

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$8.31 - $14.44
$8
$10
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MEDIAN: $10.39
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$0$43K
Salary $21,183 - $43,516
Bonus $0.00 - $2,085
Profit Sharing $1,017
Commission $0.00 - $6,112
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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$17,371 - $31,058
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 30
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $8.31 - $14.44
Hourly Tips $0.07 - $6.76
Overtime $10.82 - $22.60
Annual Data $0$31K
Bonus $0.00 - $2,085
Commission $0.00 - $6,112
Profit Sharing $1,017
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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$17,371 - $31,058
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,652

Job Description for Key Holder

Retail stores and similar locations need to limit their labor costs to ensure that competitive pricing, which frequently means that a salaried manager is not always present in the store. As an alternative, a company uses key holders to perform limited managerial and supervisory tasks for the store, typically promoting from its own pool of hourly employees.

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Key Holder Tasks
  • With the supervisor, manage staff, schedule, inventory and budgets at a retail store.
  • Promote special offers, new products and featured items.
  • Respond to customers, special orders and unusual situations.
  • Communicate job expectations and coach and punish employees.

Key Holder Pay By Employer

$0$31K

$18,123

$19,389

$21,505

TJ Maxx Inc
18 profiles
$26,699

$26,005

$22,903

$21,229

$25,194

$26,307

$26,111

Common Career Paths for Key Holder


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Key Holder Job Listings

Popular Skills for Key Holder

Pay by Experience Level for Key Holder

Pay by Experience for a Key Holder has a positive trend. An entry-level Key Holder with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 624 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Key Holder with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $24,000 based on 194 salaries. An experienced Key Holder which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 102 salaries. A Key Holder with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 21 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

38%

30%

9%

National Average: $22,067

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Holder Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Key Holder?

Key Holder in Dayton:
"It's a job."
Pros: Working with the customers.
Cons: The unprofessionalism and workload.

Key Holder in Hurst:
"Good job bad supervisor's."
Pros: I like to make the customers happy by having the store prepared when the store opens in the morning.
Cons: The pay and that they keep the bad employees and get rid of the good.

Key Holder in Talking Rock:
"Corporate with customer service docus."
Pros: Manager that values cust serv. High volume store in a rural setting. Time flies and store manager self accountable for corporate procedures keeping stress out of store daily tasks.
Cons: Retail hrs and low pay.

Key Holder in Lancaster:
"It was nice at first."
Pros: Helping people.
Cons: Stressful environment.

Key Holder in Boynton Beach:
"Always commit to your goals."
Be professional, keep confidentiality,

Key Holder in Chula Vista:
"Learning new things."
Pros: Expanding my experience is amazing.
Cons: To much work for the pay.

Key Holder in Sarasota:
"Pretty good."
Pros: Nice people to work with and always busy.
Cons: Departments don't communicate so a lot of guess work.

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Key Stats for Key Holder

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 320 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Key Holder Salaries

▲14%

▲7%

National Average
$22,000

▼1%

▼6%

Skills That Affect Key Holder Salaries

Merchandising
▲20%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲18%

People Management
▲4%


Team Leadership
▼0%

National Average
$22,000

Inventory Management
▼1%


▼4%

Customer Service
▼4%

Sales
▼4%

Bilingual
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 320 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 64%