Sales Associate Salary at Best Buy

A Sales Associate at Best Buy earns an average wage of $9.52 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Sales Management, Organizing, and Inside Sales. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

$8.02 - $11.86
(Median)
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$9
$12
MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$6$12$18
Hourly Rate
$8.02 - $11.86  
   
Overtime
$11.43 - $17.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,061  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $-0.47  
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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$16,726 - $26,462  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 134
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What is it like working as a Sales Associate at Best Buy?

Sales Associate in Glen Burnie:
"Its Good."
Pros: Love helping customers find the perfect electronic for them.
Cons: Been there 2 years still am not full time feels like I'm not appreciated all of the time.

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Experience Affects Sales Associate at Best Buy Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 13%

National Average
$20,000


Skills That Affect Sales Associate at Best Buy Salaries

Sales Management
up arrow 23%

Organizing
up arrow 19%

Inside Sales
up arrow 14%

Cash Handling
up arrow 5%

Merchandising
up arrow 5%

Technical Sales
up arrow 3%

Sales
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
0%

Customer Relations
0%

National Average
$20,000

Computer Service
up arrow 1%

Retail
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 32% dental benefits Dental: 22%
vision benefits Vision: 20% employee benefits None: 66%
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