The average rate for a Sales Associate with Sales skills is $9.91 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$23,913 - $69,531
$24K
$35K
$70K
MEDIAN: $35,433
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$8.05 - $14.43
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MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$23,913 - $69,531  
   
Bonus
$98.63 - $20,273  
Profit Sharing
$485.00  
Commission
$3.14 - $24,658  
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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$17,144 - $46,597  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.05 - $14.43  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.84  
Overtime
$13.19 - $22.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$98.63 - $20,273  
   
Commission
$3.14 - $24,658  
Profit Sharing
$485.00  
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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$17,144 - $46,597  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 256

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Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associate

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 41%

Experienced
up arrow 28%

Mid-Career
up arrow 21%

National Average
$23,000


Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
dental benefits
None: 58%
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