Retail Sales Associate in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

For Retail Sales Associates in Atlanta, Ga., gratuities account for a significant portion of income and add up to nearly all of their $210.24159638300338 total hourly pay. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Retail Sales Associates in Atlanta — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. Although just over two-fifths have medical coverage and over a third have dental coverage, more than half claim no health benefits at all. Men make up a slight majority of Atlanta Retail Sales Associates (53 percent) who responded to the survey. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$26,451 - $49,132
$42K
MEDIAN: $41,500
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$7.75 - $15.68
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$10
$16
MEDIAN: $10.24
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$41,500  
   
Commission
$8,400  
Total Pay (?
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$16,384 - $50,684  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$7.75 - $15.68  
   
Hourly Tips
$200.00  
Overtime
$15.75  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Commission
$8,400  
   
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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$16,384 - $50,684  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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Key Stats for Retail Sales Associate

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Retail Sales Associate Salaries

Experienced
▲18%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$25,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Retail Sales Associate Salaries


Client Interaction
▼0%

National Average
$25,000

Merchandising
▼3%

Cash Handling
▼5%

Inventory Management
▼5%

Retail
▼12%

Customer Relations
▼14%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 52%
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