Entry-Level Sales Associate in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Sales Associate in Chicago, Illinois is $10.32 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Account Sales, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Computer Service, Customer Relations, and Account Management.

$29,312 - $69,153
$29K
$48K
$69K
MEDIAN: $48,132
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$9.08 - $14.46
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MEDIAN: $10.63
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$0$69K
Salary $29,312 - $69,153
Bonus $0.24 - $19,727
Commission $-0.50 - $32,107
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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$20,393 - $65,708
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $9.08 - $14.46
Hourly Tips $2.50
Overtime $15.37
Annual Data $0$65K
Bonus $0.24 - $19,727
Commission $-0.50 - $32,107
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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$20,393 - $65,708
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Sales Associate Job Listings

Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Sales Associate Salaries

Account Sales
▲103%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲85%

Computer Service
▲49%

Customer Relations
▲39%

Account Management
▲28%

Marketing Communications
▲22%

Sales Management
▲6%

National Average
$26,000

Inside Sales
▼10%

Organizing
▼14%

Customer Service
▼15%

Microsoft Office
▼16%

Retail
▼17%

Cash Handling
▼17%

Merchandising
▼17%

Spanish Language
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 42%
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