Sales Associate at JCPenney Salary

The average Sales Associate at JCPenney can expect to rake in roughly $8.94 per hour. Close to one-sixth enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and nearly one-eighth get vision benefits. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. Female Sales Associates at JCPenney make up most of the survey respondents at 73 percent. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$7.84 - $11.26
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MEDIAN: $8.92
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Hourly Data $0$16
Hourly Rate $7.84 - $11.26
Hourly Tips $0.40
Overtime $9.86 - $16.24
Annual Data $0$23K
Bonus $2.00
Commission $0.00 - $5,761
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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$16,360 - $23,799
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 148

Sales Associate Job Listings

JCPenney Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Sales Associate at JCPenney?

Sales Associate in St. Louis:
"Used to be a fun place to work."
Pros: The few customers we have, and a few of the people I work with.
Cons: My supervisors, and they way they treat their employees.

Sales Associate in Northridge:
"Not that great."
Pros: My co workers are amazing. 25% discount on everything including sephora.
Cons: Management is the absolute worst. They never back you up. They're all a bunch of contradictions,

Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

▲12%

▲11%

National Average
$19,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

Computer Service
▲16%

Microsoft Office
▲8%

Inside Sales
▲7%

Account Sales
▲7%

Spanish Language
▲5%

Sales Management
▲5%


Cash Handling
▲1%

Merchandising
▲1%


Organizing
▼0%

National Average
$19,000

▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 80%