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How much does Asda pay retail and sales assistants per year?

£9.00–9.76 from 462 retail and sales assistants at Asda

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  • Best thing

    Talking to lovely customers, sometimes being the only person they speak to in the day, especially during lockdown

    Worst thing

    Rude disrespectful customers

    5.2

    Employee, April 2021

    • £9.36 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Hours suit me and close to home

    5.5

    Employee, April 2021

    • £7.90 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Generally job satisfaction, keeping busy

    Worst thing

    Not enough staff so o reworked in many cases

    8.2

    Shelf filler, April 2021

    • £9.54 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Getting paid.
    Break time.
    Clocking out.
    Getting any sort of appraisal.

    4.4

    Store assistant, April 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    New store good management team and good colleague's

    5.2

    Employee, April 2021

    • £9.87 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The pay for what you do

    Worst thing

    People getting paid the same or more for less

    4.9

    Shop assistant, March 2021

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Worst thing

    Lack equipment lack staff lack decent management no duty care to staff

    2.5

    Home shopper, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Helping customers.

    Worst thing

    Not enough time to get everything finished no matter how hard you try.

    3.8

    Replenishment, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    My team

    Worst thing

    Ignorant rude. Impolite customers. People not wearing a mask or wearing it properly

    7.5

    Checkout operator, March 2021

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    People I work with

    Worst thing

    Mangers

    3.1

    General assistant, March 2021

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Work as part of a team

    Worst thing

    Constant going on about pick rates making people stressed

    2.9

    Personal shopper, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    making friends

    Worst thing

    having to work til 10 at night.

    2.0

    Checkout operator, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Working with friends

    Worst thing

    Having to do the work of two people and having to take the abuse from customers.

    3.5

    Colleague, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people I work with.

    Worst thing

    The customers at times

    8.9

    Customer assistant, March 2021

    • Manages people
    • £9.77 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The pay and its close to home

    4.9

    Floor staff, March 2021

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Most customers are fantastic, enjoy the chats, and have good work colleagues

    2.5

    Checkout operator, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Some of the people I work with

    Worst thing

    Colleagues not pulling their weight, lack of communication

    3.0

    Employee, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Time to be a person not a mum

    Worst thing

    Not always finish on time

    5.9

    Checkout operator, March 2021

    • £9.27 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Allowed to work at my pace

    Worst thing

    Not everyone working on the same page

    6.0

    Retail assistant, March 2021

    • £9.54 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Certain people of my team

    Worst thing

    The work load and stress

    2.6

    Counters, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The routine and the team dynamic

    Worst thing

    Some days not enough people shifted.
    Other days too many people shifted.
    People not following health and safety.

    6.3

    Service Crew, March 2021

    • £9.45 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Customers - they are mostly lovely

    2.0

    Sales assistant, March 2021

    • £8.45 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    People I work with

    Worst thing

    Rude customers

    3.5

    Sales assistant, March 2021

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Helping people, sometimes you may be the only person who treats a customer nicely or even speaks to them

    Worst thing

    Stress. Getting pulled away from a task to cover checkouts or another dept then getting a dressing down for not finishing that task. Not being able to arrange childcare because rota is late again. Paycheck being issued a week after payday so you cant get mistakes sorted by the next payday & end up in debt.

    1.0

    Sales assistant, March 2021

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    security in the fact that everyone needs to eat and drink etc. so never going to be out of work or furloughed

    3.7

    Checkout operator, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    very hard work and don't get the brakes that you are not paid for , just some of the break , but a worthwhile job .

    Worst thing

    wanting the loo and not going as there's not cover . having full break entitlement , have to try to make our own breaks .

    4.2

    Home shopping, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    The team working with the public helping people safe environment

    Worst thing

    No flexibility to change shifts

    7.9

    Employee, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The hours the job itself & the people I work with

    Worst thing

    Early starts & weekend working & no bank holiday premium pay anymore apart from Xmas.

    7.2

    Employee, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Some colleagues

    Worst thing

    Not enough colleagues to do all the jobs expected to be done

    4.0

    Employee, March 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    I work with a good team but the company now doesn’t care about it’s colleagues. Cost cutting and profit is all that matters

    Worst thing

    New contact. No security or stability.

    4.0

    Employee, February 2021

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Most people I work with

    Worst thing

    Unhelpful management

    5.5

    Shop assistant, February 2021

    • £9.15 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    It's not the job but the people I work with

    Worst thing

    Customers

    7.9

    Sales assistant, February 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Being patronised

    4.4

    Checkout operator, February 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The hours suit my personal situation

    Worst thing

    Bad customers

    8.4

    Colleague, February 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    My work 'family '..i love the people i work with

    Worst thing

    Being left to do the role of 2 people..colleagues being off sick or on holiday not being replaced which makes it a struggle with less bodies on checkouts

    4.7

    Customer service, February 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people i work witb and my hours

    Worst thing

    Customers

    7.0

    Home shopper, February 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Hours

    Worst thing

    Dealing with the virus at the moment

    1.6

    Checkouts, February 2021

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Meeting new people some good some bad.
    Can laugh and joke while
    I do my
    Job

    Worst thing

    Customers

    6.4

    Front end collegue, February 2021

    • £9.37 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    For me gaining extra hrs earning well

    8.5

    OOH, February 2021

    • £11.11 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Worst thing

    To many people telling you what to do. And loving the fact they can treat you like rubbish

    3.0

    Shop assistant, February 2021

    • £8.45 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Set hours

    Worst thing

    No restrictions over COVID

    4.4

    Store assistant, February 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Working with the public

    Worst thing

    Working with the public

    4.4

    Cashier, February 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Hours

    Worst thing

    Targets and size of trolly and weight

    6.8

    Personal shopper, February 2021

    • £10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Friends

    Worst thing

    Managers who tell you do jobs that you are not trained to do

    4.7

    Checkout operator, February 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Iam lucky to have number of different job roles,so if a different department requires they employ internally.

    Worst thing

    The more you know how to do the more tasks you are asked to do on a daily basis.

    6.5

    Sales assistant, February 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    More work and less colleagues

    8.1

    Colleague, February 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    I know what I am doing, as it's easy

    8.3

    Employee, January 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Going home, pay.

    Worst thing

    Greedy, lack of care for the individual, lies, hours, breaks (or lack there of)

    4.5

    Shop assistant, January 2021

    • £11.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    pay

    Worst thing

    having to go near customers during covid

    7.5

    Store colleague, January 2021

    • £9.18 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Being able to go in do my hours then go home without any stress .

    Worst thing

    Covid fears

    5.5

    Employee, January 2021

    • £9.27 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

Current Asda retail or sales assistant jobs

Asda currently has 70 jobs in:

Asda ranks joint 76th to work for in retail or sales assistant employers

  1. 76= Asda
    5.9
  2. 76= Boyes
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  3. 76= Homebase
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