$35,818
Avg. Salary
$10.80
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Retail Sales Associate is $10.80 per hour.

The average pay for a Retail Sales Associate is $35,818 per year.

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$12.57
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MEDIAN $35,818
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Hourly Data $0$20
Hourly Rate $8.30 - $12.57
Overtime $20.00
Annual Data $0$47K
Commission $5,120
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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$19,085 - $47,023
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Job Description for Retail Sales Associate

A retail sales associate works in the customer areas of a retail store. The store uses these workers to help maintain the location's orderliness and appearance, as well as assist shoppers in locating specific merchandise and with questions about sales or special discounts. Additionally, many stores ask their retail associates to perform duties such as restocking inventory throughout a shift. In some stores, associates are cross-trained as cashiers and may be called upon to either run a register at the front of the store or at a remote department location during busy hours. Typically, associates help with store-wide sales campaigns and special promotions; they must be knowledgeable about these campaigns and provide customers with assistance regarding sale items, discounts and customer rewards programs.

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Retail Sales Associate Job Listings

Key Stats for Retail Sales Associate

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
7%

Experience Affects Retail Sales Associate Salaries

Mid-Career
▲24%

National Average
$26,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Retail Sales Associate Salaries

National Average
$26,000

Cash Handling
▼5%

Account Sales
▼5%


Customer Relations
▼12%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼12%

Retail
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 43%