Supermarket Workers

Supermarket workers are a diverse group. Each supermarket worker is employed in one or more areas of a grocery store, from the checkout lane to the deli counter to the back stock room. There are 2.5 million people who work as wage and salary employees of food stores, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Supermarkets are located in cities and towns across the nation and include large chains and locally owned stores.

Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range Below $25,000 to $50,000
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Education and Training
  • High School Diploma
Related School Subjects
  • Business
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Interpersonal
  • Sales
Personality Traits
  • Conventional
  • Organized
  • Outgoing
Licensure/Certification Required

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