The average rate for a Shop Assistant is £6.90 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

£6,072 - £19,706
£6K
£14K
£20K
MEDIAN: £13,971
10%
50%
90%
£4.84 - £8.04
£4
£7
£8
MEDIAN: £7.00
10%
50%
90%
£0£19K
Salary £6,072 - £19,706
Bonus £4.15 - £1,325
Commission £810
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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£9,160 - £17,643
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 53
Hourly Data £0£13
Hourly Rate £4.84 - £8.04
Hourly Tips £0.63
Overtime £1.01 - £13.48
Annual Data £0£17K
Bonus £4.15 - £1,325
Commission £810
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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£9,160 - £17,643
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 201

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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 ₤14,000 based on 224 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 ₤15,000 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Shop Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤15,000 based on 40 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 ₤15,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £14,580

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Shop Assistant Reviews

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

Shop Assistant in Chester:
Pros: Friendly customers
Cons: Rude customers, Rude colleagues.

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Key Stats for Shop Assistant

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Shop Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲5%

Mid-Career
▲2%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
₤15,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Shop Assistant Salaries

Sales
▲6%

National Average
₤15,000


Cash Handling
▼6%

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 93%
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