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Shop Assistant Salary

The average rate for a Shop Assistant is $11.13 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
$20,400 - $58,144
(Median)
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43K
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MEDIAN: $34,888
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$8.21 - $16.21
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$20,400 - $58,144  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,945  
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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$17,723 - $40,935  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 14
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.21 - $16.21  
   
Overtime
$12.82 - $26.36  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,945  
   
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).
)
$17,723 - $40,935  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 91
United States (change)

Job Description for Shop Assistant

Shop assistants are responsible for a variety of duties. They must maintain a clean, organized work environment, as well as respond in a quick and effective manner to vendor and customer inquiries. They must be able to multitask and maintain focus on the task at hand.

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Shop Assistant Tasks

  • Greet, assist and guide clients towards salespeople, answering questions.
  • Keep inventory and documentation up to date, including accepting deliveries.
  • Maintain facility, including cleanliness and accuracy of pricing lists, sales and special offers.
  • Collect payments, wrap purchases and/or place orders in online system.

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Experience Affects Shop Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 36%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$25,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 47% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 28% employee benefits None: 51%