A Sales Associate in New York, New York earns an average wage of $10.45 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Account Sales, Account Management, Field Sales, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Sales Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$29,087 - $97,564
(Median)
$29K
$49K
$98K
MEDIAN: $48,777
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$8.73 - $16.94
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MEDIAN: $10
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$29,087 - $97,564  
   
Bonus
$204.26 - $43,063  
Profit Sharing
$6,000  
Commission
$0.00 - $43,631  
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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$18,706 - $78,432  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 190
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$8.73 - $16.94  
   
Hourly Tips
$5.00  
Overtime
$9.73 - $30.78  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$204.26 - $43,063  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $43,631  
Profit Sharing
$6,000  
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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$18,706 - $78,432  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 308
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 80%



National Average
$29,000


Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

Account Sales
up arrow 72%

Account Management
up arrow 71%



Sales Management
up arrow 50%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

National Average
$29,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%


Spanish Language
up arrow 12%

Merchandising
up arrow 14%



up arrow 21%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
medical benefits
Vision: 32%
dental benefits
None: 46%
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