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Average Sales Associate with Organizing Skills Hourly Pay

$10.46
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$650
Bonus
$2,239
Commission
$295
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The average hourly pay for a Sales Associate with Organizing skills is $10.46.
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$8.16
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$14.16
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Hourly Rate
$8 - $14
Bonus
$91 - $6,320
Profit Sharing
$55 - $2,700
Commission
$50 - $24,983
Total Pay
$17,161 - $37,909
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What Do Sales Associates Do?

The top respondents for the job title Sales Associate are from the companies Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, The Home Depot Inc. and Dollar General Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at The Home Depot Inc. where the average pay is $11.48. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Macy's, Inc. and Target Corporation, earning around $11.20 and $11.17, respectively. Dollar General Corporation pays the lowest at around $8.06. JCPenney and Old Navy also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $8.79 and $10.01, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Sales Associates?

Skills in Customer Service, Retail, Customer Relations and Merchandising are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cash Handling.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associates?

An entry-level Sales Associate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $9.94 based on 448 salaries. An early career Sales Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.31 based on 2,117 salaries. A mid-career Sales Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.18 based on 548 salaries. An experienced Sales Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.96 based on 345 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $13.
Employees with Sales Associate in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 22.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (13.4% more) and Chicago, Illinois (4.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (8.8% less), Houston, Texas (2.1% less) and Miami, Florida (0.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,604 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.4%
Early Career
58.7%
Mid Career
15.2%
Experienced
9.6%
Late Career
4.1%