The average wage for an Entry-Level Sales Associate is C$11.32 per hour.

C$21,018 - C$55,479
(Median)
C$21K
C$37K
C$55K
MEDIAN: C$37,227
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C$10.35 - C$14.13
(Median)
C$10
C$11
C$14
MEDIAN: C$11.00
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National Salary 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$19KC$38KC$57K
Salary
C$21,018 - C$55,479  
   
Bonus
C$96.96 - C$10,012  
Profit Sharing
C$96.96 - C$1,838  
Commission
C$0.00 - C$20,426  
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$21,661 - C$37,404  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 185
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$8C$16C$24
Hourly Rate
C$10.35 - C$14.13  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.08 - C$2.55  
Overtime
C$7.95 - C$21.29  
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$16KC$32KC$48K
Bonus
C$96.96 - C$10,012  
   
Commission
C$0.00 - C$20,426  
Profit Sharing
C$96.96 - C$1,838  
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).
)
C$21,661 - C$37,404  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,242
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National Average: C$24,083

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Sales Associate Advice

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

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.

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Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

Sales
up arrow 10%

Training
up arrow 9%


Product Demonstration
up arrow 5%

Sales Management
up arrow 4%

Technical Sales
up arrow 3%

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
0%

Merchandising
0%

National Average
C$24,000

Cash Handling
up arrow 2%

Retail
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 173 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
medical benefits
Vision: 21%
dental benefits
None: 65%
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