An Entry-Level Sales Associate earns an average salary of AU$44,470 per year.

AU$31,781 - AU$61,202
AU$32K
AU$45K
AU$61K
MEDIAN: AU$44,876
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.55 - AU$24.46
AU$17
AU$20
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$20.05
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$61K
Salary AU$31,781 - AU$61,202
Bonus AU$325 - AU$24,750
Profit Sharing AU$6,000
Commission AU$0.00 - AU$18,610
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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AU$34,290 - AU$60,360
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 223
Hourly Data AU$0AU$39
Hourly Rate AU$16.55 - AU$24.46
Hourly Tips AU$0.54
Overtime AU$0.00 - AU$39.62
Annual Data AU$0AU$60K
Bonus AU$325 - AU$24,750
Commission AU$0.00 - AU$18,610
Profit Sharing AU$6,000
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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AU$34,290 - AU$60,360
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 205

Job Description for Sales Associate

Sales associates often work in department stores. They answering customers’ questions, solve product concerns, and sometimes act as cashiers. Sales associates can also work in fields like telemarketing and auto sales.

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Sales Associate Tasks

  • Process payment for products or service, may maintain customer preference records.
  • Assist the customer in selecting products/services, answer questions and check for stock and availability.
  • Attend special training of products/services to understand the product features, trends or styles of the products/services.
  • Sell the organization's products/services to new or established customers typically via walk-in business.

Sales Associate Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$44,197

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Sales Associate Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Sales Associate in Brisbane:
"Be positive."
Seriously, nothing good comes from negativity. Nobody will purchase something off someone they don't like, and nobody likes a negative nancy.

Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
9%

Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

▲6%

National Average
AU$44,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 90%