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Sales Associate salary in United States

How much does a Sales Associate make in the United States?

Average base salary

$6,000per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a sales associate is $13.85 per hour in the United States and $6,000 commission per year.89.5k salaries reported, updated at August 10, 2022.

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Top companies for Sales Associates in United States

  1. Conn's Home Plus
    1543 reviews42 salaries reported
    $21.89per hour
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Highest paying cities for Sales Associates in United States

  1. New York, NY
    $17.17 per hour
    697 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $16.71 per hour
    651 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $15.99 per hour
    475 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $13.11 per hour
    642 salaries reported
  2. Miami, FL
    $13.05 per hour
    583 salaries reported
  3. Las Vegas, NV
    $12.92 per hour
    647 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $12.85 per hour
    265 salaries reported
  2. Orlando, FL
    $12.75 per hour
    801 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $12.09 per hour
    544 salaries reported
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Where can a Sales Associate earn more?

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Most common benefits for Sales Associates

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Childcare
  • Commuter assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Store discount
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 15,859 ratings

28% of Sales Associates in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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Average $14.46 per hour

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