Sales Associate in San Francisco Salary

A Sales Associate in San Francisco, California earns an average wage of $12.41 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Account Management, Inside Sales, Account Sales, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Microsoft Excel. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$28,188 - $86,207
(Median)
$28K
$51K
$86K
MEDIAN: $50,845
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$10.11 - $18.98
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$28,188 - $86,207  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,226  
Profit Sharing
$1,033  
Commission
$997 - $38,783  
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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$21,629 - $72,681  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.11 - $18.98  
   
Overtime
$13.81 - $32.44  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,226  
   
Commission
$997 - $38,783  
Profit Sharing
$1,033  
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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$21,629 - $72,681  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 95
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries



National Average
$37,000


Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

Account Management
up arrow 58%

Inside Sales
up arrow 22%

Account Sales
up arrow 17%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 12%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 7%

Design
up arrow 7%

Sales Management
up arrow 5%

National Average
$37,000

Customer Relations
up arrow 3%

Organizing
up arrow 26%

Cash Handling
up arrow 26%


up arrow 30%

Merchandising
up arrow 31%

Spanish Language
up arrow 36%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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