Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Shop Assistant is $13.35
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Shop Assistants?
An entry-level Shop Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.60 based on 16 salaries. An early career Shop Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.38 based on 82 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Shop Assistants Do?
Shop assistants are responsible for a variety of duties. They must maintain a clean, organized work environment, as well as respond in a quick and effective manner to vendor and customer inquiries. They must be able to multitask and maintain focus on the task at hand.
Often times, shop assistants are on their feet for extended periods of time, so they must be comfortable standing for all or most of the day. They also should maintain a professional demeanor and exude a confident and calm …Read more
- Maintain facility, including cleanliness and accuracy of pricing lists, sales and special offers.
- Collect payments, wrap purchases and/or place orders in online system.
- Greet, assist and guide clients towards salespeople, answering questions.
- Keep inventory and documentation up to date, including accepting deliveries.