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Sales Associate Salary

A Sales Associate earns an average salary of £19,445 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Sales Management, Field Sales, Account Management, Sales, and Technical Sales. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

£12,641 - £39,282
(Median)
£13K
£19K
£39K
MEDIAN: £19,445
10%
50%
90%

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£5.64 - £8.87
(Median)
£5
£6
£8
MEDIAN: £6.00
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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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£0£14K£28K£42K
Salary
£12,641 - £39,282  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £18,383  
Commission
£0.00 - £11,878  
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).
)
£12,487 - £38,879  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 353
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.
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£5.64 - £8.87  
   
Overtime
£4.31 - £11.01  
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.
)
£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£0.00 - £18,383  
   
Commission
£0.00 - £11,878  
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).
)
£12,487 - £38,879  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 202

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Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associate

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

Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
₤18,000


Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

Sales Management
up arrow 81%

Field Sales
up arrow 41%

Account Management
up arrow 24%

Sales
up arrow 13%

Technical Sales
up arrow 13%

National Average
₤18,000

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 8%


Retail
up arrow 14%

Cash Handling
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 23% dental benefits Dental: 10%
vision benefits Vision: 7% employee benefits None: 73%