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Average Sales Associate Salary in Australia

AU$48,729
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$4,966
Bonus
AU$5,101
Commission
AU$5,100
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Sales Associate in Australia is AU$48,729.
10%
A$38k
MEDIAN
A$49k
90%
A$70k
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AU$38k - AU$70k
Bonus
AU$507 - AU$20k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$5k
Commission
AU$970 - AU$25k
Total Pay
AU$37k - AU$68k
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What Do Sales Associates Do?

Popular Employer Salaries for Sales Associate

The top respondents for the job title Sales Associate are from the companies Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Harvey Norman and Harvey Norman. Reported salaries are highest at Commonwealth Bank of Australia where the average pay is AU$53,369. Harvey Norman pays the lowest at around AU$49,250.

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What Are Popular Skills for Sales Associates?

Skills in Customer Relations and Sales are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Organizing, Retail and Customer Service.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associates?

An entry-level Sales Associate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$46,316 based on 81 salaries. An early career Sales Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$46,772 based on 371 salaries. A mid-career Sales Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$50,812 based on 79 salaries. An experienced Sales Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$54,227 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$50,649.
Employees with Sales Associate in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 5.3% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Geelong, Victoria (17.0% less), Brisbane, Queensland (6.5% less) and Gold Coast, Queensland (4.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 611 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.3%
Early Career
60.7%
Mid Career
12.9%
Experienced
8.8%
Late Career
4.3%

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