SALES PERSON SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$75,000
$32,000
Min 10%
$75,000
Median 50%
$176,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
C&S Wholesale Grocers
Highest Paying City
Monroe, NJ
Highest Paying State
West Virginia
Average Experience Level
2.2 years
How much does a sales person make?
As a Sales Person in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $75,560 per year or $36.33 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $176,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $32,000 per year. Retail companies and Automotive companies have the most job opportunities for Sales People. The best states for high paying Sales Person jobs are West Virginia, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. The typical tenure for a Sales Person is 2.2 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs

Average Sales Person Salary By Company

If you are a Sales Person, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Retail companies and Automotive companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. C&S Wholesale Grocers and The Judge Group are the highest paying companies. Companies like Continental and The ArcView Group also report very competitive wages for Sales People.

Average Sales Person Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Sales Person in the USA is $75,560 annually or $36.33 hourly. The city with the highest Sales Person salary is Monroe, NJ at $71,301 per year. Not only that, Monroe, NJ also has an average entry-level salary of $26,000. West Virginia, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland are the states with the highest payscale for Sales People. Hawaii, Idaho, North Dakota, Wyoming, and South Dakota have the lowest reported salaries for Sales People.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Monroe, NJ
$71,301
2
Frederick, MD
$70,993
3
New York, NY
$70,760
4
Columbus, OH
$69,683
5
Stamford, CT
$69,608

Average Sales Person Salary By Industry

Sales Person salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Utilities companies, Real Estate companies, and Hospitality companies pay their Sales People well. Utilities companies pay Sales People an average salary of $96,562, Real Estate companies pay $91,615, and Hospitality companys come in at $78,835. At $70,256, the average salary for Sales People in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Utilities
$96,562
2
Real Estate
$91,615
3
Hospitality
$78,835
4
Automotive
$76,922
5
Retail
$70,256

RECENTLY ADDED Sales Person SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Pine Apparel Inc.
Wholesale Ultrasonic Equipment Sales Person
10/31/2019
$100,000
Pine Apparel Inc.
Wholesale Ultrasonic Equipment Sales Person
Lexington, KY
10/31/2019
$100,000
Babich & Associates
Sales Person
Dallas, TX
10/31/2019
$100,000
Rector Hayden Realtors
Sales Person
10/31/2019
$100,000
Fazendin Realtors
Sales Person
Minneapolis, MN
10/31/2019
$100,000
Every Door Real Estate
Sales Person
Seattle, WA
10/31/2019
$100,000
Donnelly Insurance Group, Inc.
Sales Person
10/31/2019
$35,000
Portland, OR
10/31/2019
$100,000
Cressy & Everett Real Estate
Sales Person
10/30/2019
$50,000
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