The average rate for a Shop Assistant is £6.84 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.

£6,161 - £18,819
(Median)
£6K
£13K
£19K
MEDIAN: £13,346
10%
50%
90%

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£4.97 - £7.94
(Median)
£5
£6
£7
MEDIAN: £6.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£7K£14K£21K
Salary
£6,161 - £18,819  
   
Bonus
£7.20 - £1,340  
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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£9,752 - £17,318  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 62
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£5£10£15
Hourly Rate
£4.97 - £7.94  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.40  
Overtime
£5.08 - £13.26  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Bonus
£7.20 - £1,340  
   
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).
)
£9,752 - £17,318  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 260
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Pay by Experience Level for Shop Assistant

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

Shop Assistant Reviews

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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Experience Affects Shop Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
₤14,000


Skills That Affect Shop Assistant Salaries

Sales
up arrow 8%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤14,000

Cash Handling
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
medical benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 95%
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