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Sales Associate Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sales Associates in Philadelphia can expect wages of $8.98 per hour on average. Male Sales Associates in Philadelphia, Pa. are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 60 percent of professionals. Some workers in this field — just over two-fifths — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a majority and dental plans are enjoyed by about two-fifths. Job satisfaction for Philadelphia Sales Associates is high. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's 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 - $43,000  
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).
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$16,408 - $75,987  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 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
$9.20 - $21.00  
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 - $43,000  
   
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: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 52

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Experience Affects Sales Associate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 68%


National Average
$28,000


Skills That Affect Sales Associate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries

Inside Sales
up arrow 78%

Account Sales
up arrow 51%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 45%

Customer Relations
up arrow 39%

Computer Service
up arrow 21%

National Average
$28,000

Merchandising
up arrow 26%

Customer Service
up arrow 27%

Organizing
up arrow 32%

Retail
up arrow 33%

Cash Handling
up arrow 33%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 39%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 43%
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