Average Entry-Level Sales Associate Hourly Pay in Los Angeles, California

$12.16
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$2,000
Bonus
$6,750
Commission
$150
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Sales Associate in Los Angeles, California is $12.16.
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$10.04
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$12.16
90%
$17.55
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $18
Bonus
$6 - $19,392
Profit Sharing
$0 - $150
Commission
$1,769 - $14,874
Total Pay
$21,163 - $53,195
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What Are Popular Skills for Sales Associates?

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

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 $12.39 based on 209 salaries. A mid-career Sales Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.23 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Sales Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.45 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (22.0% less), Houston, Texas (20.6% less) and Charlotte, North Carolina (20.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 318 survey responses.
Early Career
65.7%
Mid Career
19.8%
Experienced
11.3%
Late Career
3.1%