A Walmart sales associate makes around $22,000 per year on average, according to job website Career Bliss. Sales associates at Walmart generally start at between $8 and $10 per hour though this varies based on location, experience and store department.
Walmart sales associates have many responsibilities, including stocking shelves, organizing displays and checking expiration dates on products. Sales associates also assist customers, whether by directing them to certain products, checking the store's back stock for products not found on the shelf or helping with purchase decisions. Sales associates may also clean departments or restrooms as per manager request. Walmart offers full-time sales associates many benefits, including paid vacation days, 401(k) retirement programs, and medical, vision and dental insurance.