Sales Associate in San Jose Salary

A Sales Associate in San Jose, California earns an average wage of $11.17 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Sales Management and Microsoft Office.

$29,478 - $64,453
$42K
MEDIAN: $42,500
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$9.82 - $15.52
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$11
$16
MEDIAN: $11.22
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$42,500  
   
Commission
$4,800  
Total Pay (?
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$20,684 - $51,775  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$9.82 - $15.52  
   
Hourly Tips
$43.48  
Overtime
$13.03 - $24.83  
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Commission
$4,800  
   
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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$20,684 - $51,775  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 56

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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

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Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

Experienced
▲27%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
$25,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

Sales Management
▲14%

Microsoft Office
▲10%

National Average
$25,000

Inside Sales
▼1%


Retail
▼5%

Customer Relations
▼5%

Organizing
▼6%

Cash Handling
▼9%

Merchandising
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
vision benefits
Vision: 24%
no benefits
None: 65%
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