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Sales Associate salary in United States

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

Average base salary

$17.35

Most common benefits

Commission
$6,543per year
Others
401(k)
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The average salary for a sales associate is $17.35 per hour in the United States and $6,543 commission per year.91.5k salaries reported, updated at June 27, 2022.

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Top companies for Sales Associates in United States

  1. Conn's Home Plus
    2.8star
    1526 reviews59 salaries reported
    $21.23per hour
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Highest paying cities for Sales Associates in United States

  1. New York, NY
    $20.10 per hour
    692 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $17.72 per hour
    746 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $17.20 per hour
    607 salaries reported
  1. Orlando, FL
    $16.88 per hour
    802 salaries reported
  2. San Antonio, TX
    $16.86 per hour
    571 salaries reported
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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?

Retail Sales Associate

507,719 job openings

Average $18.89 per hour

Customer Service Representative

156,509 job openings

Average $17.24 per hour

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