Glassdoor.com has information about the average salaries of employees for many brands and companies. Those brands include luxury brands like Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, and more. Today, I’ve written a guide to how much sales associates are making at the most popular luxury brands and companies in 2017.
Sales associates at Hermès make an average of $56,316 a year. Glassdoor also lists their income at $18 – $20 an hour. They get about $5,264 in cash bonuses and $2980 in profit shares. They also make about $21,540 in commissions.
There are also different kinds of sales associates whose salaries are different as well. Seasonal sales associates make $14 – $18 an hour. Contracted sales associates make $18 – $19 an hour. Sales specialists make $15 – $17 an hour. Sales specialists are also listed as making $43,000 – $47,000 a year.
Louis Vuitton sales associates make about $17.40 an hour. They are also listed as making $38,042 a year. They get $8661 in cash bonuses and $1,582 in commissions.
Retail sales associates make about $17.10 an hour.
Sales associates at Chanel make about $10 – $23 an hour. They are also listed as making $39,000 – $43,000 a year.
Saks Fifth Avenue
Sales associates at Saks Fifth Avenue make about $11.22 an hour. They are also listed as making $36,661 a year. They get $777 in cash bonuses and $150 in stock bonuses. They also make $33,690 in commissions.
Commissioned sales associates make about $11.09 an hour. Retail sales associates make $11.54 an hour. Beauty specialists make $18.44 an hour.
Barneys New York
Sales associates at Barneys New York make about $12.96 an hour. They are also listed as making $32,353 a year. They also make $24,994 in commissions.
Retail sales associates make about $18.13 an hour. Retail sales representatives make $14.18 an hour. Furniture sales associates make $27,701 a year.
Sales associates at Bergdorf Goodman make about $15.25 an hour. They are also listed as making $79,848 a year. They also make $34,533 in commissions.
Sales associates at Hermès seem to be making the most money with a total of $72,801 in annual income. Bergdorf Goodman comes in second with $57,054 in annual income while Saks Fifth Avenue comes in third with $49,025. Chanel comes in fourth with $39,000 – $42,000 in annual income, Barneys New York comes in fifth with $40,707, and Louis Vuitton comes in sixth with $36,729.
Chanel was also at the top of the list of the best luxury brands to work for with 11.66% of votes when WWD surveyed readers on social media, students at fashion schools in the US and Europe, and fashion employers. Louis Vuitton came in second with 8.5% of votes. Hermès came in 11th with 2.60% of votes.
Saks Fifth Avenue, Barneys New York, and Bergdorf Goodman were not included in that list.
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