Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Store Associate make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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Industry

$35,146 / yrTotal Pay
$33,061 / yrBase Pay
$2,085 / yrAdditional Pay

$35,146

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The estimated total pay for a Store Associate is $35,146 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $33,061 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 $2,085 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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Top Paying Companies

For a Store Associate in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Store Associate in United States. Employers include Apple, Sam's Club and Amazon.

1
Apple
Apple
$40,108/yr
4K open jobs
4
UPS
$38,107/yr
8
PPG
$37,113/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Store Associate in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Store Associate in United States are Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $37,801, Transportation & Logistics with a median total pay of $36,586, Information Technology with a median total pay of $36,537, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $33,874, and Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $33,460.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$37,801

    15% Higher than other industries

  • Transportation & LogisticsTransportation & Logistics$36,586

    12% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$36,537

    12% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$33,874

    5% Higher than other industries

  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$33,460

    4% Higher than other industries

Energy, Mining & Utilities

The top paying company in Energy, Mining & Utilities for Store Associate is Sunflower Electric Power.

Sunflower Electric PowerSunflower Electric Power$37,801/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Retail & Food Services?

Job openings are high in retail and food services as more Americans spend money at stores and restaurants. While retail and food services wages are lower than the national average, wage growth is higher. Jobs in retail and food services generally require little formal education or training, making these jobs accessible to most job seekers.

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Retail Sales Associate

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$45,000

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4-6 years
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Retail Sales Associate

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$14

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Sales Floor Associate

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$11

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Retail Sales Associate

United States of America

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$17

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Retail Sales Associate

United States of America

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Retail Sales Associate

United States of America

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$15

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Retail Sales Associate

United States of America

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$15

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United States of America

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$12

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Retail Sales Associate

United States of America

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Store Associate pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Store Associate is $33,061 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Store Associate salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7830 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Store Associate employees.

The highest salary for a Store Associate in United States is $40,916 per year.

The lowest salary for a Store Associate in United States is $26,714 per year.

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