Entry-Level Retail Sales Assistant Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Retail Sales Assistant earns an average wage of $9.61 per hour.
Entry-Level Retail Sales Assistant Salary (?
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$18,183 - $48,977
(Median)
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49K
MEDIAN: $32,194
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Entry-Level Retail Sales Assistant Salary (?
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$7.63 - $15.00
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$18,183 - $48,977  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,020  
Profit Sharing
$162.50 - $950  
Commission
$0.00 - $20,213  
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).
)
$16,100 - $38,592  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 47
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$7.63 - $15.00  
   
Overtime
$1.36 - $21.74  
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.
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,020  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $20,213  
Profit Sharing
$162.50 - $950  
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).
)
$16,100 - $38,592  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 190
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Problem Solving
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$21,000
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Leadership
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Gender

Female
72%
female alumni
 
Male
28%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 40% dental benefits Dental: 34%
vision benefits Vision: 21% employee benefits None: 56%
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