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What is the average salary for a Retail Salesperson?

The average salary of a Retail Salesperson is $25,370. Salaries start from $16,830 and go up to $38,820. Please note that the average salary for a Retail Salesperson may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $38,820
Starting ($16.8k)
Junior ($18.3k)
Experienced ($21.1k)
Senior ($27.8k)
Highest ($38.8k)
Highest

The top 10% of Retail Salespersons in United States earn:

$38,820
Senior

The top 25% of Retail Salespersons in United States earn:

$27,800
Experienced

The middle 50% of Retail Salespersons in United States earn:

$21,140
Junior

The bottom 25% of Retail Salespersons in United States earn:

$18,260
Starting

The bottom 10% of Retail Salespersons in United States earn:

$16,830

Historical salary

Retail Salesperson salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Washington 28,920 1
North Dakota 28,210 2
Alaska 27,080 3
Vermont 27,040 4
Nevada 27,040 5
Colorado 27,040 6
New Jersey 26,770 7
Connecticut 26,750 8
California 26,740 9
Montana 26,660 10
Rhode Island 26,540 11
District of Columbia 26,530 12
Wyoming 26,480 13
Oregon 26,360 14
New York 26,360 15
Oklahoma 25,990 16
Pennsylvania 25,950 17
Massachusetts 25,820 18
Utah 25,810 19
Iowa 25,720 20
Hawaii 25,610 21
Illinois 25,450 22
New Hampshire 25,440 23
South Dakota 25,410 24
United States 25,370 25
Maryland 25,210 26
Delaware 25,200 27
Texas 25,090 28
Tennessee 25,030 29
Nebraska 24,980 30
Missouri 24,900 31
Ohio 24,830 32
Michigan 24,740 33
Idaho 24,630 34
Virginia 24,610 35
Kansas 24,500 36
North Carolina 24,430 37
Alabama 24,420 38
Wisconsin 24,420 39
Louisiana 24,410 40
Maine 24,410 41
New Mexico 24,320 42
Florida 24,200 43
Georgia 24,170 44
Indiana 24,110 45
Virgin Islands 24,020 46
Arizona 24,010 47
South Carolina 23,910 48
Arkansas 23,910 49
Mississippi 23,860 50
Minnesota 23,730 51
Kentucky 23,600 52
West Virginia 22,920 53
Guam 22,020 54
Puerto Rico 19,160 55

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