Average Retail Sales Clerk Hourly Pay

$11.24
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$8.78
MEDIAN
$11.24
90%
$18.59

The average hourly pay for a Retail Sales Clerk is $11.24 in 2024

Hourly Rate
$9 - $19
Bonus
$650 - $8k
Commission
$0 - $12k
Total Pay
$18k - $43k
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What Do Retail Sales Clerks Do?

Retail Sales Clerk 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.
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FAQs About Retail Sales Clerks

What is the highest pay for Retail Sales Clerks?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Retail Sales Clerk is $18.59 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Retail Sales Clerks?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Retail Sales Clerk is $8.78 / hour

How can Retail Sales Clerks increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Retail Sales Clerk is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Retail Sales Clerk that oversees more junior Retail Sales Clerks, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.