Sales Associate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salary

Average Philadelphia Sales Associates make around $9.81 per hour. Though the majority of Sales Associates in Philadelphia do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Sales Associates in Philadelphia, Pa. making up 53 percent of survey respondents. More than a third report receiving medical coverage from their employers and slightly less than a third collect dental insurance. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$19,266 - $63,869
$19K
$38K
$64K
MEDIAN: $38,000
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$7.40 - $14.37
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MEDIAN: $9.83
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$0$63K
Salary $19,266 - $63,869
Bonus $3,025
Profit Sharing $225.00
Commission $750
Total Pay (?
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$15,728 - $49,316
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $7.40 - $14.37
Hourly Tips $0.95
Overtime $19.45
Annual Data $0$49K
Bonus $3,025
Commission $750
Profit Sharing $225.00
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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$15,728 - $49,316
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 58

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associate

Pay by Experience for a Sales Associate has a positive trend. An entry-level Sales Associate with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 60 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sales Associate with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $23,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Sales Associate which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 8 salaries. A Sales Associate with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

Late-Career
▲77%

Experienced
▲15%

▲1%

National Average
$23,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲79%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲62%

Field Sales
▲58%

Marketing Communications
▲57%

Technical Sales
▲48%

Account Sales
▲45%

Inside Sales
▲32%

Computer Service
▲24%

Sales Management
▲19%

Customer Relations
▲10%

National Average
$23,000

Merchandising
▼13%


▼15%

▼16%

Organizing
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 28%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 62%
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