Sales Person Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$32,000
$8,000
$32,000
$130,000
Sales People in the United States make an average salary of $32,360 per year or $15.56 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $8,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $130,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Oregon, Washington, Alaska, New York, and Pennsylvania provide the highest Sales Person salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Portland, OR
$101,515
Tacoma, WA
$99,137
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Map of Sales Person Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Sales People earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Sales Person Salary By Location

While a Sales Person can average a salary of $32,360 per year, or $15.56 per hour, there are many opportunities for Sales People to make more. For example, in Portland, OR you might make $101,515 per year. Other high-paying locations include Tacoma, WA, San Francisco, CA and New York, NY. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Portland, OR where the average starting salary is $41,000. The highest paying states for Sales People include Oregon, Washington and Alaska. Meanwhile, Alabama, Georgia, and Texas offer the lowest salaries.

Average Sales Person Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as a Sales Person, being employed by a company such as SG Americas Securities Holdings or Citi would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like HSBC North America Holdings and Royal Bank of Canada also report highly competitive salaries for Sales People.

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Sales Person Salary History

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Sales Person Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Sales Person can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Sales Person Salaries

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$50,000
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$139,000
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$100,000
$100,000
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Real Estate Salesperson
Real Estate Salesperson
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$100,000
$100,000
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Schimmer Ford Lincoln Hyundai
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05/30/2020
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$45,000
$45,000
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Nicoll Pallini Group
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Real Estate Salesperson
Real Estate Salesperson
Real Estate Salesperson
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$100,000
$100,000
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KNE Realty Group 360
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05/30/2020
$50,000
$50,000
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San Jose, CA
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$95,000
$95,000
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Sales-Hvac Salesperson
San Jose, CA
San Jose, CA
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$100,000
$100,000
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