Retail Salespersons Salary in United States (2024)

The average salary for Retail Salespersons in the United States is around $34730 per year.

How much do Retail Salespersons make in the United States?

In the United States, Retail Salespersons earn an average hourly wage of $16.7 and a mean annual wage of $34730.

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Retail Salespersons earnings by experience

For Retail Salespersons positions in the United States, hourly wages vary widely. The 10th percentile earns approximately $10.86 per hour, while those at the 25th percentile earn about $12.96 per hour. The median hourly wage stands at $14.71, and at the 75th percentile, it increases to $17.35. The top earners, at the 90th percentile, command an impressive $22.69 hourly.

When considering annual wages for Retail Salespersons roles, the distribution remains diverse. At the 10th percentile, workers earn around $22590 annually, while those at the 25th percentile make about $26950 annually. The median annual wage, however, is $30600. For the 75th percentile, the figure rises to $36090, and at the 90th percentile, it peaks at $47200 per year.

Earnings for Starting level Retail Salespersons

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Earnings for Junior-level Retail Salespersons

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Earnings for Mid-level Retail Salespersons

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Earnings for Senior-level Retail Salespersons

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Earnings for Top-level Retail Salespersons

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Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (Last updated: May 2023)