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4,502 Associate Salaries

Associates earn $45,000 annually on average, or $22 per hour, which is 30% less than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Associates work for Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel at $191,000 annually while the lowest paid Associates work for Food Lion earning approximately $13,000 each year.

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$48K Cognizant's Average Associate Salary (157 salaries)

+$3K (6%) more than national average Associate salary ($45K)
-$23K (38%) less than average Cognizant salary ($71K)
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+$10K (18%) more than average Cognizant Associate salary ($48K)
"The pay scale for an associate who joined the company in US on deputation is very low compared with the pay of an Associate who was hired in the US. The salary gap between Associate and the next level is over 20%. After having worked as an Associate in the US for over two years and three revisions my salary has increased by only 4%"
+$56K (73%) more than average Cognizant Associate salary ($48K)
"I feel I should be paid more than I was paid. Firstly because the role that I portray has many responsibilities, running project on the whole being a QA Lead, managing a team of people, ensuring client satisfaction and assisting managers on professional artifacts. Training people, getting trained, attending seminars, chairing meetings, drafting Test Summary and Sign Offs. It's indeed a lot of hard work for which I need a better pay."
+$18K (31%) more than average Cognizant Associate salary ($48K)
"The payscale that I started with was decent for an entry level job but the perks from there on have not been that great and I am not a big fan of the appraisal system at Cognizant."
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$45K Home Depot's Average Associate Salary (94 salaries)

Equal to national average Associate salary ($45K)
+$13K (33%) more than average Home Depot salary ($32K)
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-$24K (72%) less than average Home Depot Associate salary ($45K)
"Underpaid considering the amount of work I would do, the knowledge I had to do, and the other duties and responsibilities that came along with the job. The health benefits were very over priced and the coverage was very poor for the price. Again, there is very little chance you would get any kind of raise or any chance to advance within the company."
-$24K (72%) less than average Home Depot Associate salary ($45K)
"I felt the pay was pretty decent overall, but considering the frustrations of the job (chronic understaffing, rude co-workers, absent supervisors) I'm not sure a company could pay someone enough to work this position and have them feel "overpaid.""
-$24K (72%) less than average Home Depot Associate salary ($45K)
"I am underpaid. No benefits are offered and would be an extra enticement to employees."
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$108K Booz Allen Hamilton's Average Associate Salary (343 salaries)

+$63K (82%) more than national average Associate salary ($45K)
+$20K (20%) more than average Booz Allen Hamilton salary ($88K)
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+$32K (25%) more than average Booz Allen Hamilton Associate salary ($108K)
"This was a very unique circumstance returning to a prior client where I had very uniquely qualified skills based on past performance."
-$8K (7%) less than average Booz Allen Hamilton Associate salary ($108K)
"BAH was and is extremely generous. That said, if I received a more generous offer..."
-$17K (17%) less than average Booz Allen Hamilton Associate salary ($108K)
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$43K Panera Bread's Average Associate Salary (57 salaries)

-$2K (4%) less than national average Associate salary ($45K)
+$13K (35%) more than average Panera Bread salary ($30K)
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-$26K (86%) less than average Panera Bread Associate salary ($43K)
"I would say underpaid. Especially when you don't get the hours you thought you would get."
-$26K (86%) less than average Panera Bread Associate salary ($43K)
"It's minimum wage. So being given more work than you're paid for is a given."
-$13K (35%) less than average Panera Bread Associate salary ($43K)
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$77K Mu Sigma's Average Associate Salary (2 salaries)

+$32K (52%) more than national average Associate salary ($45K)
+$9K (12%) more than average Mu Sigma salary ($68K)
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+$12K (14%) more than average Mu Sigma Associate salary ($77K)
"I believe my salary matches, to some extent, the market standards for someone with a similar set of skills and experience."
-$13K (18%) less than average Mu Sigma Associate salary ($77K)
"About average............"

$44K Walmart's Average Associate Salary (132 salaries)

-$1K (2%) less than national average Associate salary ($45K)
+$20K (58%) more than average Walmart salary ($24K)
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-$6K (14%) less than average Walmart Associate salary ($44K)
"I was overworked, had many responsibilities as assistant manager, so I would say I was under paid"
-$26K (83%) less than average Walmart Associate salary ($44K)
-$30K (103%) less than average Walmart Associate salary ($44K)
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$47K JPMorgan's Average Associate Salary (63 salaries)

+$2K (4%) more than national average Associate salary ($45K)
-$4K (8%) less than average JPMorgan salary ($51K)
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-$28K (84%) less than average JPMorgan Associate salary ($47K)
"I am being paid average among Associates in JP Morgan, while compared to local market it is above average pay."
+$54K (72%) more than average JPMorgan Associate salary ($47K)
+$104K (105%) more than average JPMorgan Associate salary ($47K)
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$46K Macy's' Average Associate Salary (61 salaries)

+$1K (2%) more than national average Associate salary ($45K)
+$16K (42%) more than average Macy's salary ($30K)
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-$27K (83%) less than average Macy's Associate salary ($46K)
"I feel I am being underpaid."
-$16K (42%) less than average Macy's Associate salary ($46K)
-$20K (55%) less than average Macy's Associate salary ($46K)
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$21K RaceTrac Petroleum's Average Associate Salary (25 salaries)

-$24K (72%) less than national average Associate salary ($45K)
-$9K (35%) less than average RaceTrac Petroleum salary ($30K)
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-$2K (10%) less than average RaceTrac Petroleum Associate salary ($21K)
"We were underpaid with all the work that needed to be done at night, and all the mess we had to deal with the consumers and from the other shifts."
+$9K (35%) more than average RaceTrac Petroleum Associate salary ($21K)
+$4K (17%) more than average RaceTrac Petroleum Associate salary ($21K)
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$21K Kmart's Average Associate Salary (20 salaries)

-$24K (72%) less than national average Associate salary ($45K)
-$4K (17%) less than average Kmart salary ($25K)
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-$4K (21%) less than average Kmart Associate salary ($21K)
"Employees do not discus how much they make. I'm not sure how much I make compared to fellow employees. I make very little."
+$9K (35%) more than average Kmart Associate salary ($21K)
-$7K (40%) less than average Kmart Associate salary ($21K)
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