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Sales associate salary in Chicago, IL

How much does a Sales Associate make in Chicago, IL?

Average base salary

$16.53
15%
above national average
Average $16.53
Low $12.34
High $22.15
Commission
$3,500per year
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a sales associate is $16.53 per hour in Chicago, IL and $3,500 commission per year.451 salaries reported, updated at December 2, 2022

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Top companies for Sales Associates in Chicago, IL

  1. Insurance Services Office
    4.2
    31 reviews7 salaries reported
    $24.39per hour
  2. $24.07per hour
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Highest paying cities for Sales Associates near Chicago, IL

  1. Chicago, IL
    $16.53 per hour
    451 salaries reported
  2. Schaumburg, IL
    $15.03 per hour
    126 salaries reported
  3. Rockford, IL
    $14.89 per hour
    36 salaries reported
  1. Orland Park, IL
    $14.71 per hour
    70 salaries reported
  2. Aurora, IL
    $14.68 per hour
    27 salaries reported
  3. Joliet, IL
    $14.65 per hour
    32 salaries reported
  1. Peoria, IL
    $14.59 per hour
    22 salaries reported
  2. Bloomington, IL
    $14.56 per hour
    15 salaries reported
  3. Springfield, IL
    $14.33 per hour
    30 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 Chicago, IL?

Retail Sales Associate

8,460 job openings

Average $16.74 per hour

Customer Service Representative

2,754 job openings

Average $19.98 per hour

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