Average Senior Sales Assistants in the United States make around $42K per year. Work is enjoyable for Senior Sales Assistants, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, slightly less than a third are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by the greater part and dental insurance is reported by approximately one-half. Women account for the majority of Senior Sales Assistants who took the survey — 80 percent to be exact. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$30,968 - $59,044
$31K
$42K
$59K
MEDIAN: $41,606
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$10.50 - $24.42
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$30,968 - $59,044  
   
Bonus
$1,021 - $8,694  
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$31,482 - $58,197  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Hourly Rate
$10.50 - $24.42  
   
Overtime
$21.63  
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Bonus
$1,021 - $8,694  
   
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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$31,482 - $58,197  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Job Description for Senior Sales Assistant

A senior sales assistant is responsible for assisting the senior sales manager and/or assistant manager in making sure that all employees are doing the job correctly. Other duties of the senior sales assistant include assisting clients and/or customers, making daily and weekly sales goals, keeping track of all sales for the month, and reporting any problems to their supervisor. These assistants generally work in an office and/or on a sales floor depending on their employer. Senior sales assistants are hired by many types of businesses, ranging from grocery stores to department stores to other retailers; any business that involves sales may hire a senior sales assistant.

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Senior Sales Assistant Tasks

  • Book rooms, coordinate events and training, and communicate schedules.
  • Open accounts, enter data, organize information, and create analytical reports.
  • Communicate with customers, answering questions and directing them to appropriate contacts.
  • Coordinate meetings, schedules, and tasks across groups to meet client needs.
  • Research and report on trends and industry changes.

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Key Stats for Senior Sales Assistant

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
032
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Senior Sales Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
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Experienced
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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