The average pay for a Sales Associate with Merchandising skills is $9.77 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$17,154 - $59,792
$17K
$36K
$60K
MEDIAN: $36,482
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$7.98 - $13.17
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MEDIAN: $9.77
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$17,154 - $59,792  
   
Bonus
$101.81 - $8,808  
Profit Sharing
$69.04 - $1,521  
Commission
$0.00 - $15,130  
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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$16,684 - $30,952  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 82
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$7.98 - $13.17  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.19 - $2.57  
Overtime
$9.04 - $21.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$101.81 - $8,808  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $15,130  
Profit Sharing
$69.04 - $1,521  
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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$16,684 - $30,952  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,894

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Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associate

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

Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 381 votes.
059
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 29%

Experienced
up arrow 21%


National Average
$21,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 381 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
dental benefits
None: 69%
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