The average rate for a Shop Assistant is AU$18.85 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$28,831 - AU$54,612
AU$29K
AU$36K
AU$55K
MEDIAN: AU$36,174
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50%
90%
AU$15.71 - AU$23.52
AU$16
AU$19
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$19.27
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$54K
Salary AU$28,831 - AU$54,612
Bonus AU$100.00
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).
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AU$32,336 - AU$49,366
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15
Hourly Data AU$0AU$30
Hourly Rate AU$15.71 - AU$23.52
Hourly Tips AU$0.67
Overtime AU$28.88
Annual Data AU$0AU$49K
Bonus AU$100.00
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).
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AU$32,336 - AU$49,366
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 251

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Pay by Experience Level for Shop Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Shop Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Shop Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$39,000 based on 203 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Shop Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$41,000 based on 72 salaries. An experienced Shop Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$41,000 based on 45 salaries. A Shop Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 28 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$40,232

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Shop Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Shop Assistant?

Shop Assistant in Adelaide:
"Great shop and product, messy hours and inaccurate wages."
Pros: Lovely co-workers and customers.
Cons: Wages. Unsupervised. Verbal abuse.

Shop Assistant in Airlie Beach:
"Work."
Pros: Freedom, working by myself, own boss.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Shop Assistant

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Shop Assistant Salaries

▲4%

▲3%

▲1%

National Average
AU$40,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Shop Assistant Salaries

National Average
AU$40,000


▼4%

Cash Handling
▼7%

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 97%
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