Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Sales Associate make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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Industry

$42,918 / yrTotal Pay
$33,241 / yrBase Pay
$9,677 / yrAdditional Pay

$42,918

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$30K$64K
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The estimated total pay for a Sales Associate is $42,918 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $33,241 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $9,677 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Associate Sales Representative

$62,846 /yr
Associate Sales Representative
$117,063 /yr
Senior Sales Representative
See Full Career Path

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Related Job Titles

For Sale Associate

Some related job titles are Part Time Sales Associate Salaries with median pay of $33,265, Sales Associate/Cashier Salaries with median pay of $34,370, Seasonal Sales Associate Salaries with median pay of $41,562, Cashier Salaries with median pay of $33,094.

Top Paying Companies

For a Sale Associate in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Sale Associate in United States. Employers include Walmart Global Tech, Uber and Amazon.

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Walmart Global Tech
$68,232/yr
8
NIKE
$45,808/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Sale Associate in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Sale Associate in United States are Information Technology with a median total pay of $64,331, Construction, Repair & Maintenance Services with a median total pay of $53,756, Real Estate with a median total pay of $45,564, Telecommunications with a median total pay of $41,319, and Healthcare with a median total pay of $40,951.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$64,331

    40% Higher than other industries

  • Construction, Repair & Maintenance ServicesConstruction, Repair & Maintenance Services$53,756

    29% Higher than other industries

  • Real EstateReal Estate$45,564

    16% Higher than other industries

  • TelecommunicationsTelecommunications$41,319

    7% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$40,951

    6% Higher than other industries

Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for Sale Associate are Walmart Global Tech, Uber, and Amazon.

Walmart Global TechWalmart Global Tech$68,232/yr
UberUber$64,331/yr
AmazonAmazon$58,134/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Sales?

Sales roles are an important part of any business and are likely to grow as the economy expands. Compensation for sales workers often includes commissions, giving high-performing workers the opportunity to earn more. Specialized roles like technical sales also offer the opportunity to earn a higher salary for workers with technical skills. Customer service and communication skills are universally valuable, giving salespeople flexibility to work across companies and industries.

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Sales Associate

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$100,000

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4-6 years
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Sales Associate/Cashier

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$1,500

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Sales Associate

United States of America

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$13

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Sales Associate/Cashier

United States of America

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$12

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Sales Associate

United States of America

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$25,000

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Sales Associate

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$10

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Sales Associate

United States of America

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$15

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Sales Associate

United States of America

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$54,000

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Sales Associate pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Sales Associate is $33,241 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Sales Associate salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 264450 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Sales Associate employees.

The highest salary for a Sales Associate in United States is $46,249 per year.

The lowest salary for a Sales Associate in United States is $23,891 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Sales Associate or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Sales Associate.