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Sales Associate Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sales Associates in Philadelphia, Pa. can expect to earn an average of $8.96 per hour. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Philadelphia Sales Associates making up 58 percent of survey respondents. Although just over a half have medical coverage and over a third have dental coverage, just over two-fifths claim no health benefits at all. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$24,875 - $66,047
(Median)
$25K
$41K
$66K
MEDIAN: $40,851
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$7.54 - $14.68
(Median)
$7
$9
$15
MEDIAN: $8.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$24,875 - $66,047  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $48,177  
Commission
$2,909 - $46,369  
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).
)
$16,408 - $75,987  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 42
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$7.54 - $14.68  
   
Overtime
$9.04 - $20.35  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $48,177  
   
Commission
$2,909 - $46,369  
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).
)
$16,408 - $75,987  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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Experience Affects Sales Associate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 71%


National Average
$28,000


Skills That Affect Sales Associate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries

Inside Sales
up arrow 64%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 48%

Customer Relations
up arrow 42%

Account Sales
up arrow 28%

Computer Service
up arrow 24%

National Average
$28,000

Customer Service
up arrow 26%

Merchandising
up arrow 28%

Organizing
up arrow 31%

Retail
up arrow 32%

Cash Handling
up arrow 32%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 55% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 45%
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