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Mid-Career Retail Sales Assistant Salary

For Mid-Career Retail Sales Assistants, hourly average wages total $10.56 per hour. Job satisfaction for Mid-Career Retail Sales Assistants is high. The majority of Mid-Career Retail Sales Assistants (65 percent) who took the survey are female. Health benefits are not claimed by all — close to one-half lack any form of coverage — but just under one-half have medical insurance, and just under one in three have dental, too. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$20,425 - $131,559
(Median)
$20K
$37K
$130K
MEDIAN: $37,000
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$8.01 - $17.00
(Median)
$8
$11
$17
MEDIAN: $10
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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$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$20,425 - $131,559  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,932  
Commission
$0.00 - $5,000  
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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$17,023 - $44,611  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.01 - $17.00  
   
Overtime
$11.92 - $23.09  
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 - $4,932  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $5,000  
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).
)
$17,023 - $44,611  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 105

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Retail Sales Assistant Salaries

Customer Service
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Problem Solving
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Leadership
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National Average
$25,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 46% dental benefits Dental: 31%
vision benefits Vision: 21% employee benefits None: 51%
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