A Shop Assistant earns an average wage of €9.19 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

€16,240 - €25,856
€16K
€21K
€26K
MEDIAN: €20,794
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50%
90%
€7.36 - €11.25
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€9
€11
MEDIAN: €9.41
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Salary €16,240 - €25,856
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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€15,532 - €24,332
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data €0€16
Hourly Rate €7.36 - €11.25
Hourly Tips €0.12
Overtime €2.01 - €16.69
Annual Data €0€24K
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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€15,532 - €24,332
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 148

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Pay by Experience Level for Shop Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Shop Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Shop Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €19,000 based on 93 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 €20,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Shop Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €22,000 based on 22 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 €24,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €19,772

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Shop Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Shop Assistant?

Shop Assistant in Kildare:
"I dislike it a lot but I get on with it."
Pros: The nice staff and customers.
Cons: My boss and his wife.

Shop Assistant in Dublin:
"Awful."
Pros: The people staff I work with are nice , it's close to home.
Cons: Customers constantly contradicting and belittling you, the pay is atrocious . Boss is not a nice person.

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Key Stats for Shop Assistant

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Shop Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
€20,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Shop Assistant Salaries

National Average
€20,000


Cash Handling
▼7%

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 97%
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