A Retail Sales Assistant with Problem Solving skills earns an average wage of $10.56 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$19,519 - $45,958
(Median)
$20K
$33K
$46K
MEDIAN: $33,233
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$8.31 - $17.26
(Median)
$8
$11
$17
MEDIAN: $10
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$19,519 - $45,958  
   
Bonus
$1,600  
Commission
$3,350  
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).
)
$17,798 - $41,354  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.31 - $17.26  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.91  
Overtime
$10.50 - $26.75  
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.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$1,600  
   
Commission
$3,350  
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).
)
$17,798 - $41,354  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 85
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Retail Sales Assistant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Retail Sales Assistant

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

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Retail Sales Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 32%

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
medical benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 56%
ADVERTISEMENT