Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Sales Associate is $12.48
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associates?
An early career Sales Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.82 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Sales Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.19 based on 5 salaries.
What Do Sales Associates Do?
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 …Read more