The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Sales Associate at Burlington Coat Factory is $9.10.
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Job Description for Sales Associate
Sales associates often work in department stores. They answering customers’ questions, solve product concerns, and sometimes act as cashiers. Sales associates can also work in fields like telemarketing and auto sales. Sales associates often enter sales data into computers, so it is important that associates be comfortable working with computers. Sales associates can either work part-time or full-time, and the hours can vary from business to business. In some cases, associates can have irregula…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Sales Associate
The top respondents for the job title Sales Associate are from the companies Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, The Home Depot Inc. and Macy's, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Lowe's Home Improvement Inc. where the average pay is $12.12. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Best Buy and The Home Depot Inc., earning around $11.67 and $11.60, respectively. Macy's, Inc. pays the lowest at around $10.15. JCPenney and The Gap Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $10.24 and $10.75, respectively.
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Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associate
An early career Sales Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $9.27 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Sales Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.48 based on 4 salaries.
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