What is the average salary for a Retail Salesperson?

Annual / Hourly

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.

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

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics