A Sales Associate with Customer Service skills earns an average wage of $9.67 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$18,362 - $62,369
$18K
$37K
$62K
MEDIAN: $36,843
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$7.91 - $13.22
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$13
MEDIAN: $9.67
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$18,362 - $62,369  
   
Bonus
$99.94 - $8,095  
Profit Sharing
$58.88 - $1,973  
Commission
$0.00 - $19,890  
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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$16,606 - $35,232  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 796
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$7.91 - $13.22  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.12 - $4.19  
Overtime
$8.81 - $22.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$99.94 - $8,095  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $19,890  
Profit Sharing
$58.88 - $1,973  
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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$16,606 - $35,232  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7,387

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Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associate

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $20,667

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Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1447 votes.
061
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries




National Average
$21,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1447 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
dental benefits
None: 68%
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