Walmart Employees in This State Are Paid the Best

Find out the average hourly wage for Walmart employees in every U.S. state.

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You may be a diehard Walmart shopper, but have you ever wondered what it might be like to work there? While you likely know that Walmart is the largest employer in the U.S., you may not know how much employees really make. And those hourly wages vary depending on where you are—which makes sense, given that mandatory minimum wage and the cost of living are different across the country. To give you an idea of how much you might earn working at your local superstore, this is the average Walmart salary in every state.

According to 24/7 Wall St., the average hourly wage for a Walmart worker is $14.76. The site goes further, however, by breaking down the hourly average for all 50 U.S. states. This is a ranking of those salaries, from the lowest average hourly rate to the highest. Can you guess which state has the highest-paid Walmart employees? Keep reading to find out, and for urgent news you need to know, If You Bought This at Walmart, Throw It Away Now.

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50
Idaho

cityscape photo of Boise, Idaho at sunset
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Average hourly wage: $13.42

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49
West Virginia

city skyline with a bridge, buildings, and the Kanawha River in Charleston, West Virginia
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Average hourly wage: $13.59

48
South Carolina

Aerial view of Rainbow Row in downtown Charleston, SC
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Average hourly wage: $13.66

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47
Maryland

the Baltimore skyline and Inner Harbor Promenade in Baltimore, Maryland
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Average hourly wage: $13.70

46
Oklahoma

city skyline of downtown Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Average hourly wage: $13.77

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45
Connecticut

fast moving traffic on a highway and buildings in Hartford, Connecticut at dusk
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Average hourly wage: $13.87

44
Alabama

cityscape photo of Birmingham, Alabama at dusk
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Average hourly wage: $13.91

43
North Carolina

cityscape photo of Raleigh, North Carolina in the afternoon
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Average hourly wage: $13.93

42
Missouri

cityscape photo of St. Louis, Missouri at dusk
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Average hourly wage: $13.94

41
Georgia

cityscape photo of Atlanta, Georgia at dusk
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Average hourly wage: $13.96

40
Tennessee

cityscape photo of Memphis, Tennessee in the afternoon
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Average hourly wage: $13.96

39
Mississippi

Jackson, Mississippi, USA cityscape at dusk.
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Average hourly wage: $13.97

38
Kansas

buildings and the Cooper dome in the downtown area of Topeka, Kansas
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Average hourly wage: $14.00

37
Louisiana

shreveport louisiana skyline
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Average hourly wage: $14.05

36
Florida

cityscape photo of the downtown area of Orlando, Florida
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Average hourly wage: $14.09

35
Texas

The skyline of El Paso, Texas at dusk.
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Average hourly wage: $14.10

34
Virginia

roanoke virginia skyline
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Average hourly wage: $14.10

33
Ohio

city skyline on the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland, Ohio at dusk
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Average hourly wage: $14.16

32
Kentucky

city skyline of downtown Louisville, Kentucky
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Average hourly wage: $14.18

31
Arkansas

Little Rock is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arkansas.
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Average hourly wage: $14.22

30
Wisconsin

city skyline in downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Average hourly wage: $14.30

29
New Mexico

cityscape photo of Santa Fe, New Mexico at dusk
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Average hourly wage: $14.31

28
Michigan

city skyline of buildings in downtown Detroit, Michigan at twilight
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Average hourly wage: $14.34

27
Illinois

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Average hourly wage: $14.39

26
Iowa

cityscape photo of Des Moines, Iowa at sunset
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Average hourly wage: $14.42

25
Nebraska

lake, bridge, and buildings in the downtown Omaha, Nebraska
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Average hourly wage: $14.45

24
Vermont

city skyline and buildings in Montipelier, Vermont at twilight
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Average hourly wage: $14.48

23
Indiana

Indianapolis Indiana skyline
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Average hourly wage: $14.52

22
Montana

Montana
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Average hourly wage: $14.54

21
Pennsylvania

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Average hourly wage: $14.60

20
Arizona

cityscape photo of homes, buildings, and mountains in Phoenix, Arizona
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Average hourly wage: $14.61

19
Nevada

cityscape photo of the Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada at dusk
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Average hourly wage: $14.63

18
New Jersey

The skyline of Newark, New Jersey
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Average hourly wage: $14.66

17
South Dakota

rapid city south dakota
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Average hourly wage: $14.74

16
Utah

salt lake city utah from above
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Average hourly wage: $14.94

15
Massachusetts

city skyline and fast moving traffic in Worcester, Massachusetts
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Average hourly wage: $14.99

14
Rhode Island

city skyline of and river in Providence, Rhode Island at sunset
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Average hourly wage: $15.09

13
Colorado

Denver Colorado skyscrapers snowy Longs Peak Rocky Mountains summer
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Average hourly wage: $15.11

12
Minnesota

building and lakes in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota
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Average hourly wage: $15.12

11
Wyoming

cityscape photo of downtown Jackson Hole, Wyoming
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Average hourly wage: $15.20

10
Maine

tall buildings and houses in downtown Portland, Maine at dusk
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Average hourly wage: $15.38

9
Oregon

cityscape photo of Eugene, Oregon at dusk
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Average hourly wage: $15.40

8
Alaska

photo taken by a drone of the downtown area of Sitka, Alaska
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Average hourly wage: $15.56

7
California

cityscape photo of Los Angeles, California in the morning
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Average hourly wage: $15.63

6
Delaware

downtown wilmington delaware
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Average hourly wage: $15.69

5
Hawaii

cityscape photo of Honolulu, Hawaii at sunrise
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Average hourly wage: $15.74

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4
Washington

city skyline and busy highway in Seattle, Washington at night
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Average hourly wage: $15.86

3
North Dakota

cityscape photo Fargo, North Dakota in the afternoon
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Average hourly wage: $15.90

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2
New York

Manhattan Skyline and Brooklyn Bridge in New York, New York in the afternoon
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Average hourly wage: $15.94

1
New Hampshire

city skyline of buildings in Manchester, New Hampshire
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Average hourly wage: $16.02

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