Walmart SALARIES

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How much does Walmart pay?
The national average salary for an employee at Walmart is $36,024 per year, or $17.32 an hour. If you are in the top 10th percent of earners, you can expect to make an average salary over $77,000 a year, but if you're in the bottom 10 percent of earners, your salary could be less than $16,000 a year. Show More

Walmart SALARIES BY DEPARTMENT

Workers at Walmart earn different salaries depending on the department or organizational function that they work in. Our data shows that employees in Computer & IT roles earn the highest wages at Walmart, with an average yearly salary of $108,366. Employees working in the Protective Services department earn a relatively high salary as well, averaging $104,587 per year. Departments that don't pay as well at Walmart include the Installation, Maintenance & Repair and Sales & Retail organizational functions, with employees earning $32,503 and $33,552, respectively.
RankDepartmentAverage
1
Computer & IT
$108,366
2
Protective Services
$104,587
3
Manufacturing & Warehouse
$84,063
4
Management
$81,676
5
Business Operations
$55,998

Walmart Competitor Salaries

Competitors of Walmart include Office Depot, Dollar General, and Rite Aid. The wages at Office Depot average higher than the other similar companies, where the median salary is $69,544 per year. The employees at Dollar General earn an average yearly salary of $54,390 per year, and the salaries at Rite Aid average $51,982 per year.

Walmart SALARIES BY JOB TITLE

While Walmart employees earn an average yearly salary of $36,024, different roles can command different wages. Some of the job titles with high salaries at Walmart are Department Manager, Inventory Management Specialist, Co-Manager, and Merchandising Supervisor. A typical Department Manager salary at Walmart is $71,687 per year. To get a better sense of the salaries at Walmart, other roles such as Cashier and Warehouse Worker can be considered as well. For comparison, the title Cashier at Walmart earns $25,153 per year.

Walmart Sales & Retail SALARIES

RankJob TitleAverage
1
Co-Manager
$65,860
2
Merchandising Supervisor
$55,042
3
Assistant Manager
$54,487
4
Dept Manager
$49,101
5
Sales Associate
$38,115

Walmart Business Operations SALARIES

RankJob TitleAverage
1
Customer Service Manager
$47,115
2
Claims Supervisor
$46,340
3
Assistant Store Manager
$38,891

Walmart SALARIES BY LOCATION

It's no secret that workers earn different salaries in different parts of the country, since the cost of living can be much higher in certain areas. At Walmart, the employees are paid different salaries depending on their location. The city with the highest average salary is Sunnyvale, CA, where employees earn an average salary of $37,633. In Reston, VA, Walmart pays a lower average salary of $36,301.
RankCityAverage
1
Sunnyvale, CA
$37,633
2
Reston, VA
$36,301
3
Dallas, TX
$35,084
4
Bentonville, AR
$32,977
5
Phoenix, AZ
$32,424

RECENTLY ADDED Walmart SALARIES

JobSalary
Truck Driver
Lake Charles, LA
$87,50010/31/2019
Local Truck Driver
Wilmington, NC
$87,50010/31/2019
Truck DriverSan Jose, CA
$87,50010/31/2019
Human Resources Lead
Cheboygan, MI
$37,56610/31/2019
Food Service Associate
Augusta, ME
$25,04410/31/2019