Average Sales Associate with Merchandising Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$10.10
Avg. Hourly Rate
$800
Bonus
$1,200
Commission
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The average hourly pay for a Sales Associate with Merchandising skills in Houston, Texas is $10.10.
10%
$7.95
10%
$10.10
50%
$14.37
90%
90%
MEDIAN $10.10
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Hourly Rate
$8 - $14
Bonus
$0 - $800
Commission
$0 - $1,200
Total Pay
$16,600 - $33,974

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Sales Associate
Retail Store Manager
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Retail Store Assistant Manager
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Sales Associate

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

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 $9.90 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Sales Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.45 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Sales Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.77 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Sales Associate in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 25.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (17.0% more) and Chicago, Illinois (15.2% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 40 survey responses.
Early Career
65.0%
Mid Career
12.5%
Experienced
22.5%