A Retail Sales Associate with Customer Relations skills earns an average wage of $10.26 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$17,123 - $59,180
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$32K
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MEDIAN: $31,898
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$8.36 - $14.86
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MEDIAN: $10.26
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$17,123 - $59,180  
   
Bonus
$144.53 - $7,213  
Profit Sharing
$58.17 - $5,152  
Commission
$0.00 - $22,301  
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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$17,571 - $36,953  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 89
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.36 - $14.86  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.12 - $2.52  
Overtime
$8.09 - $25.65  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$144.53 - $7,213  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $22,301  
Profit Sharing
$58.17 - $5,152  
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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$17,571 - $36,953  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,116

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Pay by Experience Level for Retail Sales Associate

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $22,162

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Key Stats for Retail Sales Associate

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 239 votes.
053
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Retail Sales Associate Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 38%

Experienced
up arrow 19%


National Average
$22,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 239 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 57%
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