SALES ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$33,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$33,000
Median 50%
$50,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
BB&T
Highest Paying City
Las Vegas, NV
Highest Paying State
Nevada
Average Experience Level
2.1 years
How much does a sales assistant make?
Sales Assistants in America make, on average, $33,305 a year or $16.01 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $50,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $21,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Sales Assistants are Retail companies and Professional companies. Nevada, California, Hawaii, New Mexico, and Arizona have the highest paying Sales Assistant jobs. The typical tenure for a Sales Assistant is 2.1 years.

Average Sales Assistant Salary By Company

Sales Assistants can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Retail companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Sales Assistants. BB&T and Discovery are the best paying companies for Sales Assistants. In addition, companies like Entercom and Citi report highly competitive salaries for Sales Assistants.

Average Sales Assistant Salary By Location

Sales Assistants in the United States of America make on average $33,305 a year or $16.01 per hour. The top city when it comes to Sales Assistant salaries is Las Vegas, NV at $40,761 per year. Even an entry-level Sales Assistant makes $22,000 per year in Las Vegas, NV. Some of the states with the best Sales Assistant salaries are Nevada, California, Hawaii, New Mexico, Arizona, Colorado, and Kansas. Tennessee, Alabama, and Vermont have the lowest Sales Assistant salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Las Vegas, NV
$40,761
2
Modesto, CA
$39,883
3
Albuquerque, NM
$36,650
4
Phoenix, AZ
$36,271
5
Aurora, CO
$35,618

Average Sales Assistant Salary By Industry

Sales Assistant salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Finance companies, Professional companies, and Retail companies pay their Sales Assistants well. Finance companies pay Sales Assistants an average salary of $35,391, Professional companies pay $35,200, and Retail companys come in at $33,065. The types of companies that pay Sales Assistants the least are in the Hospitality industry, where the average annual salary is $32,206.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$35,391
2
Professional
$35,200
3
Retail
$33,065
4
Media
$32,923
5
Manufacturing
$32,801

RECENTLY ADDED Sales Assistant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/31/2019
$20,870
Accountemps
Sales Assistant
Denver, CO
10/31/2019
$62,610
LGO Hospitality
Sales Assistant
Phoenix, AZ
10/30/2019
$33,392
Putnam Berkley Group
Sales Assistant
New York, NY
10/29/2019
$40,000
Robert Half
Sales Assistant
San Antonio, TX
10/29/2019
$33,705
New York, NY
10/28/2019
$40,000
Robert Half
Sales Assistant
10/28/2019
$33,392
Robert Half
Sales Assistant
10/28/2019
$41,740
Robert Half
Sales Assistant
10/28/2019
$31,305
Robert Half
Sales Assistant
10/28/2019
$35,479
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