The average hourly pay for a Retail Sales Associate in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$20.12.
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Job Description for Retail Sales Associate
A retail sales associate works in the customer areas of a retail store. The store uses these workers to help maintain the location's orderliness and appearance, as well as assist shoppers in locating specific merchandise and with questions about sales or special discounts. Additionally, many stores ask their retail associates to perform duties such as restocking inventory throughout a shift. In some stores, associates are cross-trained as cashiers and may be called upon to either run a register …Read more
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Popular Skills for Retail Sales Associate
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Customer Service, Retail, Cash Handling and Customer Relations are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Retail Sales Associate
An entry-level Retail Sales Associate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$19.81 based on 22 salaries. An early career Retail Sales Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$20.13 based on 37 salaries. A mid-career Retail Sales Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$20.04 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Retail Sales Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$0.00 based on 3 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Retail Sales Associate in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 6.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (5.4% more) and Gold Coast, Queensland (3.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (2.7% less).
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