AU$18.44
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Shop Assistant in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$19.13 per hour.

AU$15.91 - AU$23.20
AU$16
AU$18
AU$23
MEDIAN: AU$18.44
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data AU$0AU$46
Hourly Rate AU$15.91 - AU$23.20
Overtime AU$47.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$47K
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$32,351 - AU$47,802
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

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

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Shop Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Shop Assistant has a neutral trend. An entry-level Shop Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$39,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Shop Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Shop Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$38,000 based on 16 salaries. A Shop Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$39,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Shop Assistant

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Shop Assistant Salaries

▲9%

▲2%

▲2%

▼0%

National Average
AU$38,000

Skills That Affect Shop Assistant Salaries

National Average
AU$38,000


▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 96%