Sales Associate at Best Buy Salary

A Sales Associate at Best Buy earns an average wage of $9.73 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 Organizing, Sales Management, and Inside Sales. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

$8.04 - $12.10
(Median)
$8
$9
$12
MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$6$12$18
Hourly Rate
$8.04 - $12.10  
   
Overtime
$11.57 - $17.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,247  
   
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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$16,793 - $26,574  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 141
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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 Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$21,000


Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

Organizing
up arrow 14%

Sales Management
up arrow 13%

Inside Sales
up arrow 10%

Merchandising
up arrow 6%

Cash Handling
up arrow 4%

Technical Sales
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Customer Relations
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Sales
up arrow 2%

Computer Service
up arrow 1%

Retail
0%

National Average
$21,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
medical benefits
Vision: 20%
dental benefits
None: 64%
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