A Retail Sales Assistant with Problem Solving skills earns an average wage of $10.49 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$19,468 - $46,369
$19K
$33K
$46K
MEDIAN: $32,717
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$8.32 - $16.90
$8
$10
$17
MEDIAN: $10.49
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$19,468 - $46,369  
   
Bonus
$1,100  
Commission
$850  
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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$17,654 - $40,138  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.32 - $16.90  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.15  
Overtime
$10.50 - $26.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$1,100  
   
Commission
$850  
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).
)
$17,654 - $40,138  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 85

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Pay by Experience Level for Retail Sales Assistant

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

Key Stats for Retail Sales Assistant

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
047
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Retail Sales Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 33%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Late-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
dental benefits
None: 56%
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