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Wages for Retail Salespersons in UNITED STATES

Location Pay Period 2018
Low Median High
United States Hourly $8.85 $11.63 $19.96
United States Yearly $18,400 $24,200 $41,530
District of Columbia Hourly $12.80 $14.52 $33.07
District of Columbia Yearly $26,630 $30,190 $68,790
Washington Hourly $11.69 $13.96 $23.34
Washington Yearly $24,330 $29,040 $48,560
Hawaii Hourly $10.15 $13.03 $19.58
Hawaii Yearly $21,100 $27,100 $40,730
Alaska Hourly $10.46 $13.00 $19.26
Alaska Yearly $21,750 $27,040 $40,070
North Dakota Hourly $9.34 $12.89 $26.30
North Dakota Yearly $19,420 $26,820 $54,690
California Hourly $10.84 $12.81 $21.87
California Yearly $22,550 $26,650 $45,490
Oregon Hourly $10.61 $12.74 $20.41
Oregon Yearly $22,080 $26,490 $42,460
Vermont Hourly $10.75 $12.72 $20.33
Vermont Yearly $22,350 $26,450 $42,280
Connecticut Hourly $10.67 $12.57 $24.35
Connecticut Yearly $22,190 $26,150 $50,640
Massachusetts Hourly $11.45 $12.26 $19.83
Massachusetts Yearly $23,820 $25,500 $41,240
Rhode Island Hourly $10.47 $12.17 $23.40
Rhode Island Yearly $21,790 $25,320 $48,670
Colorado Hourly $10.22 $12.08 $22.02
Colorado Yearly $21,260 $25,120 $45,800
Minnesota Hourly $10.02 $12.00 $19.41
Minnesota Yearly $20,840 $24,960 $40,360
New York Hourly $10.41 $11.94 $22.06
New York Yearly $21,650 $24,840 $45,890
South Dakota Hourly $9.26 $11.89 $22.48
South Dakota Yearly $19,270 $24,730 $46,750
Montana Hourly $9.05 $11.78 $20.45
Montana Yearly $18,830 $24,510 $42,550
Virgin Islands Hourly $9.73 $11.76 $24.80
Virgin Islands Yearly $20,230 $24,450 $51,590
New Hampshire Hourly $8.54 $11.75 $20.92
New Hampshire Yearly $17,760 $24,440 $43,510
Maine Hourly $10.01 $11.72 $18.88
Maine Yearly $20,820 $24,380 $39,270
New Jersey Hourly $9.17 $11.68 $22.43
New Jersey Yearly $19,060 $24,290 $46,650
Wyoming Hourly $8.37 $11.67 $20.23
Wyoming Yearly $17,410 $24,260 $42,080
Arizona Hourly $10.51 $11.61 $17.22
Arizona Yearly $21,860 $24,150 $35,820
Idaho Hourly $8.31 $11.55 $20.11
Idaho Yearly $17,290 $24,020 $41,820
Nevada Hourly $8.46 $11.53 $19.65
Nevada Yearly $17,600 $23,990 $40,880
Maryland Hourly $9.51 $11.46 $18.90
Maryland Yearly $19,790 $23,830 $39,300
Nebraska Hourly $9.53 $11.40 $18.30
Nebraska Yearly $19,820 $23,710 $38,050
New Mexico Hourly $8.46 $11.40 $19.05
New Mexico Yearly $17,590 $23,720 $39,630
Illinois Hourly $9.05 $11.39 $21.43
Illinois Yearly $18,820 $23,680 $44,570
Utah Hourly $8.32 $11.29 $18.86
Utah Yearly $17,300 $23,480 $39,220
Virginia Hourly $8.32 $11.29 $19.52
Virginia Yearly $17,300 $23,470 $40,600
Missouri Hourly $8.60 $11.27 $20.57
Missouri Yearly $17,880 $23,440 $42,790
Michigan Hourly $9.41 $11.17 $18.75
Michigan Yearly $19,570 $23,230 $39,000
Delaware Hourly $8.99 $11.09 $18.32
Delaware Yearly $18,700 $23,070 $38,110
Tennessee Hourly $8.23 $11.09 $20.17
Tennessee Yearly $17,120 $23,070 $41,960
Pennsylvania Hourly $8.16 $11.08 $20.77
Pennsylvania Yearly $16,970 $23,050 $43,200
South Carolina Hourly $8.29 $11.08 $19.02
South Carolina Yearly $17,230 $23,040 $39,560
Ohio Hourly $8.84 $11.06 $19.31
Ohio Yearly $18,380 $23,010 $40,160
Texas Hourly $8.25 $11.06 $18.80
Texas Yearly $17,160 $23,010 $39,100
Iowa Hourly $8.21 $11.05 $19.79
Iowa Yearly $17,090 $22,990 $41,170
Florida Hourly $8.80 $11.02 $18.88
Florida Yearly $18,310 $22,930 $39,270
Kansas Hourly $8.20 $11.00 $19.94
Kansas Yearly $17,050 $22,870 $41,470
Alabama Hourly $8.14 $10.93 $19.50
Alabama Yearly $16,940 $22,730 $40,560
Oklahoma Hourly $8.16 $10.93 $21.03
Oklahoma Yearly $16,960 $22,730 $43,730
Wisconsin Hourly $8.17 $10.89 $19.48
Wisconsin Yearly $16,990 $22,660 $40,510
North Carolina Hourly $8.13 $10.79 $19.16
North Carolina Yearly $16,910 $22,440 $39,850
Louisiana Hourly $8.12 $10.66 $17.96
Louisiana Yearly $16,880 $22,170 $37,360
Indiana Hourly $8.09 $10.62 $18.85
Indiana Yearly $16,840 $22,100 $39,210
Kentucky Hourly $8.11 $10.62 $18.90
Kentucky Yearly $16,860 $22,100 $39,310
Arkansas Hourly $8.96 $10.53 $18.19
Arkansas Yearly $18,640 $21,900 $37,840
Mississippi Hourly $8.06 $10.52 $18.65
Mississippi Yearly $16,760 $21,870 $38,790
Georgia Hourly $8.08 $10.46 $18.31
Georgia Yearly $16,800 $21,760 $38,080
West Virginia Hourly $9.15 $10.31 $17.81
West Virginia Yearly $19,040 $21,450 $37,050
Guam Hourly $8.77 $9.66 $15.97
Guam Yearly $18,230 $20,090 $33,210
Puerto Rico Hourly $7.80 $8.84 $11.48
Puerto Rico Yearly $16,220 $18,380 $23,870
American Samoa Hourly N/A N/A N/A
American Samoa Yearly N/A N/A N/A
Northern Mariana Islands Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Northern Mariana Islands Yearly N/A N/A N/A


Occupation Description
Retail Salespersons

Sell merchandise, such as furniture, motor vehicles, appliances, or apparel to consumers. Excludes "Cashiers".

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