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Retail Sales Assistant Salary

A Retail Sales Assistant earns an average wage of AU$18.55 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$24,368 - AU$48,590
(Median)
AU$24K
AU$38K
AU$49K
MEDIAN: AU$37,734
10%
50%
90%

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AU$15.43 - AU$22.49
(Median)
AU$15
AU$19
AU$22
MEDIAN: AU$18.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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AU$0AU$17KAU$34KAU$51K
Salary
AU$24,368 - AU$48,590  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$508  
Profit Sharing
AU$196.53 - AU$1,017  
Commission
AU$0.00 - AU$8,557  
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).
)
AU$31,866 - AU$47,360  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 372
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
AU$0AU$12AU$24AU$36
Hourly Rate
AU$15.43 - AU$22.49  
   
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$34.81  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$508  
   
Commission
AU$0.00 - AU$8,557  
Profit Sharing
AU$196.53 - AU$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).
)
AU$31,866 - AU$47,360  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 3,385

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Pay Difference by Location

Retail Sales Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as a Retail Sales Assistant at Telstra Corporation Ltd?

Retail Sales Assistant in Melbourne:
"Has its perks."
Pros: Flexibility with work times. Working with a great team. Constantly being challenged in a competitive but friendly environment.
Cons: Management team are not up to scratch. Business owners need to be more involved. Commission structure is fleeting.

What is it like working as a Retail Sales Assistant?

Retail Sales Assistant in Brisbane:
"Like The Job."
Pros: The people I work with.
Cons: The owner who is in another state won't pay right and there is so little info about it all I want to do is find out what my wages is.

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Experience Affects Retail Sales Assistant Salaries




National Average
AU$39,000


Skills That Affect Retail Sales Assistant Salaries

Order Inventory
up arrow 9%

Merchandising
up arrow 3%

Customer Relations
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Retail
up arrow 1%

Cash Handling
up arrow 1%

Cleaning
up arrow 1%

National Average
AU$39,000

Sales
up arrow 1%

Sales Management
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 327 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 2% dental benefits Dental: %
vision benefits Vision: % employee benefits None: 98%