The average pay for an Entry-Level Sales Associate is C$11.43 per hour. A skill in Sales is associated with high pay for this job.

C$20,658 - C$58,749
C$21K
C$36K
C$59K
MEDIAN: C$36,451
10%
50%
90%
C$10.61 - C$14.31
C$11
C$12
C$14
MEDIAN: C$11.60
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$58K
Salary C$20,658 - C$58,749
Bonus C$60.40 - C$10,018
Profit Sharing C$135.00 - C$1,650
Commission C$0.00 - C$16,507
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$22,144 - C$37,307
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 193
Hourly Data C$0C$21
Hourly Rate C$10.61 - C$14.31
Hourly Tips C$0.12 - C$3.78
Overtime C$11.02 - C$21.53
Annual Data C$0C$37K
Bonus C$60.40 - C$10,018
Commission C$0.00 - C$16,507
Profit Sharing C$135.00 - C$1,650
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$22,144 - C$37,307
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,151

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Popular Employer Salaries for Sales Associate

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$24,699

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Sales Associate Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Sales Associate in Barrie:
"Company Values."
This is a company that does not value its employees very much.

Sales Associate in Victoria:
"Computing."
The customer is top priority, they pay your salary. No texting during working hours. Be polite.

Sales Associate in Newmarket:
"That increases to the minimum wage would be my annual salary."
Work for company that pays more than minimum wage... Rewards staff through compensation commensurate with efforts, abilities, being a team player, etc., etc.

Sales Associate in Nanaimo:
"They Hire People With High Work Ethics And They Have None."
Do your homework, know everything you can about a company, management, customers and their jobs and wages. Don't be fooled by your employers. They want the most they can get out of you especially for a cheap dollar. Know your worth.

Sales Associate in Montreal:
"The pressure to pressure in turn customers"
If you cannot pressure customers to buy and use your credit card do not take the job

Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 199 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

▲10%

Training
▲6%


Product Demonstration
▲3%




National Average
C$25,000

Merchandising
▼1%

Customer Service
▼2%


Retail
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 199 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 28%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 65%
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