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Counter and Rental Clerk and Parts Salesperson Salary Information

The salary statistics of counter and rental clerks and parts salespersons are shown in Table 1. The average hourly salary of counter and rental clerks and parts salespersons in the United States is shown in Table 2. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of counter and rental clerks and parts salespersons within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The counter and rental clerks and parts salespersons annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Counter and Rental Clerk and Parts Salesperson Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,560
25th Percentile Wage
$21,010
50th Percentile Wage
$27,030
75th Percentile Wage
$36,650
90th Percentile Wage
$49,240

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for counter and rental clerks and parts salespersons. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) counter and rental clerks and parts salespersons is $49,240. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $27,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,560. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 165% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of counter and rental clerks and parts salespersons from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201627,0303.22%7.33%
201526,1601.99%-
201425,6401.60%-
201325,2300.71%-
201225,050--

Table 2. Counter and Rental Clerk and Parts Salesperson Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of counter and rental clerks and parts salespersons in 17 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for counter and rental clerks and parts salespersons occupations is the wholesale trade sector with an annual salary $35,620. The lowest paying sector is the accommodation and food services sector (annual salary $21,050).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Wholesale Trade
$35,620
Federal, State, and Local Government
$32,680
Health Care and Social Assistance
$31,080
Construction
$30,580
Manufacturing
$30,460
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$28,840
Information
$27,900
Retail Trade
$27,620
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$26,830
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$26,580
Transportation and Warehousing
$26,200
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$24,540
Finance and Insurance
$24,400
Educational Services
$24,340
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$22,860
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$21,260
Accommodation and Food Services
$21,050



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