Mid-Career Retail Associates take home approximately $9.78 per hour on average. Female Mid-Career Retail Associates make up most of the survey respondents at 71 percent. Most Mid-Career Retail Associates like their work and job satisfaction is high. Roughly a fourth report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and close to a sixth collect vision insurance. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$17,713 - $26,451
$22K
MEDIAN: $22,220
50%

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$8.36 - $14.09
$8
$9
$14
MEDIAN: $9.78
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$11K$22K$33K
Salary
$22,220  
   
Bonus
$600  
Profit Sharing
$983  
Commission
$0.00  
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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$17,355 - $30,636  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.36 - $14.09  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.50  
Overtime
$12.71 - $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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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$600  
   
Commission
$0.00  
Profit Sharing
$983  
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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$17,355 - $30,636  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 100

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Key Stats for Retail Associate

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
073
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
26%
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Skills That Affect Retail Associate Salaries

Customer Service
0%

National Average
$21,000

Retail
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Cash Handling
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
dental benefits
None: 70%
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