Earnings for Mid-Career Retail Sales Assistants come in at around $11.71 per hour on average. Most Mid-Career Retail Sales Assistants like their work and job satisfaction is high. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, just over two-fifths are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by more than half and dental insurance is reported by more than two-fifths. Female Mid-Career Retail Sales Assistants make up most of the survey respondents at 72 percent. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$19,724 - $70,957
$20K
$44K
$71K
MEDIAN: $44,496
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$8.69 - $18.38
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MEDIAN: $11.71
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$19,724 - $70,957  
   
Bonus
$350.00  
Commission
$0.00 - $19,866  
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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$18,452 - $53,538  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.69 - $18.38  
   
Overtime
$4.60 - $26.03  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$350.00  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $19,866  
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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$18,452 - $53,538  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 63

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Key Stats for Retail Sales Assistant

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
082
5-9 years
83%
10-19 years
18%
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Skills That Affect Retail Sales Assistant Salaries

Problem Solving
up arrow 16%

Customer Service
up arrow 11%

Leadership
up arrow 4%

National Average
$27,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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