A Retail Sales Assistant earns an average wage of C$11.96 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$17,030 - C$70,116
C$17K
C$41K
C$70K
MEDIAN: C$40,624
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50%
90%

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C$10.26 - C$18.12
C$10
C$12
C$18
MEDIAN: C$11.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Salary
C$17,030 - C$70,116  
   
Bonus
C$1,100  
Commission
C$644  
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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C$21,423 - C$48,524  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$9C$18C$27
Hourly Rate
C$10.26 - C$18.12  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.25  
Overtime
C$27.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Bonus
C$1,100  
   
Commission
C$644  
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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C$21,423 - C$48,524  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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Pay by Experience Level for Retail Sales Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Retail Sales Assistant

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
6%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Retail Sales Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
C$27,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Late-Career
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 60%
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