Company Menu

Browse JC Penney Salaries by Job Title →

JC Penney Salaries - How Much Does JC Penney Pay? Browse JC Penney Salaries by Job Title

Updated

What is the average salary for JC Penney employees in the United States?

JC Penney employees earn $25,000 annually on average, or $12 per hour, which is 90% lower than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. According to our data, the highest paying job at JC Penney is a Hair and Makeup Lead at $209,000 annually while the lowest paying job at JC Penney is a Manicurist at $12,000 annually.

Find JC Penney Salaries by Job Title

3,539 JC Penney employees have shared their salaries on CareerBliss. Select your job title and find out how much you could make at JC Penney.

Nationwide

$24K Sales Associate Average Salary at JC Penney in the United States (599 salaries)

Equal to national average Sales Associate salary ($24K)
-$1K (4%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
-$8K (38%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
"It's above minimum wage which is a plus, but at the same time my payment is based on how many hours I work, which in turn is based on how busy we are. So, if we are in a slow season then I will not be paid as much because we work less."
-$8K (38%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
"I assume I receive equal pay to other sales associates in the retail business."
-$5K (22%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
See 596 More JC Penney Sales Associate Salaries

$18K Cashier Average Salary at JC Penney in the United States (119 salaries)

Equal to national average Cashier salary ($18K)
-$7K (32%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$4K (14%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
"Not enough for the amount of work you do"
Equal to average JC Penney salary ($25K)
".."
$30K Cashier ·
+$5K (18%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
See 116 More JC Penney Cashier Salaries

$25K Visual Specialist Average Salary at JC Penney in the United States (16 salaries)

+$1K (4%) more than national average Visual Specialist salary ($24K)
Equal to average JC Penney salary ($25K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$5K (18%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
"For the amount of work I feel it's accurate."
+$5K (18%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
-$5K (22%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
See 13 More JC Penney Visual Specialist Salaries

$43K Assistant Buyer Average Salary at JC Penney in the United States (13 salaries)

+$2K (4%) more than national average Assistant Buyer salary ($41K)
+$18K (52%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$30K (75%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
"Paid fairly for my work in the industry."
+$35K (82%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
+$46K (95%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
See 10 More JC Penney Assistant Buyer Salaries

$22K Jewelry Specialist Average Salary at JC Penney in the United States (9 salaries)

+$2K (9%) more than national average Jewelry Specialist salary ($20K)
-$3K (12%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
-$11K (56%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
"I've heard other companies paying 4-5 dollars more an hour than JCPenney"
-$5K (22%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
-$1K (4%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
See 6 More JC Penney Jewelry Specialist Salaries

$76K Senior Specialist Average Salary at JC Penney in the United States (6 salaries)

+$11K (15%) more than national average Senior Specialist salary ($65K)
+$51K (100%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$79K (122%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
"Overpaid for what I am currently doing but underpaid and under utilized based on my skill set."
+$66K (113%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
+$70K (116%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
See 3 More JC Penney Senior Specialist Salaries

$51K Operations Supervisor Average Salary at JC Penney in the United States (5 salaries)

+$2K (4%) more than national average Operations Supervisor salary ($49K)
+$26K (68%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$6K (21%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
"I am very much underpaid."
+$30K (75%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
+$21K (59%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
See 2 More JC Penney Operations Supervisor Salaries

$17K Warehouse Worker Average Salary at JC Penney in the United States (4 salaries)

-$7K (34%) less than national average Warehouse Worker salary ($24K)
-$8K (38%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
-$5K (22%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
-$5K (22%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
-$5K (22%) less than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
See 1 More JC Penney Warehouse Worker Salaries

$108K Senior Project Manager Average Salary at JC Penney in the United States (3 salaries)

+$7K (6%) more than national average Senior Project Manager salary ($101K)
+$83K (124%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$95K (131%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
"JCPenney paid competitively."
+$76K (120%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
+$79K (122%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)

$83K Senior QA Analyst Average Salary at JC Penney in the United States (2 salaries)

+$6K (7%) more than national average Senior QA Analyst salary ($77K)
+$58K (107%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$60K (109%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)
"Correctly paid, because the work assigned to me is satisfied."
+$56K (105%) more than average JC Penney salary ($25K)

What is the highest paying job at JC Penney in the United States?

Senior Buyer is the highest paying job at JC Penney at $166,000 annually.

What is the lowest paying job at JC Penney in the United States?

Window Covering Specialists is the lowest paying job at JC Penney at $14,000 annually.

How much does a JC Penney employee make on an average/hour in the United States?

JC Penney employees earn $25,000 annually on average, or $12 per hour.

Browse JC Penney Employee Job Reviews by Location

JC Penney Salaries by Location
We noticed that your web browser is outdated!

Update your browser to have a more positive job search experience.

Upgrade My Browser

×