Sales Associates at JCPenney can expect to earn an average of $8.93 per hour. In this profession, one-seventh enjoy medical and dental coverage, and approximately one in ten have vision insurance, as well. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$7.82 - $11.21
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$6$12$18
Hourly Rate
$7.82 - $11.21  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.12  
Overtime
$9.86 - $16.23  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Bonus
$176.00  
   
Commission
$745  
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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$16,337 - $23,474  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 136

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Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 10%

National Average
$19,000


Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

Computer Service
up arrow 17%

Inside Sales
up arrow 6%

Account Sales
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Spanish Language
up arrow 4%

Merchandising
up arrow 3%


Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

Cash Handling
0%

Organizing
0%

National Average
$19,000

Retail
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 16%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 78%
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