Entry-Level Retail Sales Assistant Salary

Entry-Level Retail Sales Assistants can expect to earn an average of $9.98 per hour. Although nearly one-half lack health benefits of any kind, slightly less than one-half do enjoy medical insurance, and one in three get dental coverage, too. Most Entry-Level Retail Sales Assistants report high levels of job satisfaction. Female Entry-Level Retail Sales Assistants survey participants are more prevalent than men — 64 percent of professionals. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$18,121 - $57,986
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$32K
$58K
MEDIAN: $31,789
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$8.33 - $15.07
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$0$57K
Salary $18,121 - $57,986
Bonus $1.21 - $13,702
Commission $0.00 - $5,000
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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$17,609 - $44,164
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 38
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $8.33 - $15.07
Hourly Tips $0.15
Overtime $8.11 - $25.51
Annual Data $0$44K
Bonus $1.21 - $13,702
Commission $0.00 - $5,000
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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$17,609 - $44,164
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 129

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Key Stats for Retail Sales Assistant

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Retail Sales Assistant Salaries

National Average
$23,000

Leadership
▼9%

Problem Solving
▼10%

Customer Service
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 53%