SALES SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$73,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$73,000
Median 50%
$147,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Apple
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Connecticut
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a sales specialist make?
Sales Specialists in America make, on average, $73,650 a year or $35.41 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $148,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $36,000 per year. Retail companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Connecticut, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, and New York have the highest paying Sales Specialist jobs. The typical tenure for a Sales Specialist is 2.5 years.

Average Sales Specialist Salary By Company

Sales Specialists can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Retail companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Companies like Apple or Henry Schein will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Rentokil Steritech North America and Bandwidth also report very competitive wages for Sales Specialists.

Average Sales Specialist Salary By Location

Across America, Sales Specialists make on average $73,650 annually or $35.41 hourly. San Francisco, CA reports the highest annual salary for Sales Specialists at 80,202. The average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $37,000. Connecticut, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, and New York are the highest paying states. Washington, North Dakota, and Hawaii have the lowest Sales Specialist salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$80,202
2
New York, NY
$68,915
3
Fort Worth, TX
$68,706
4
Philadelphia, PA
$67,234
5
Boston, MA
$67,061

Average Sales Specialist Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Sales Specialist works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Pharmaceutical companies, Internet companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Sales Specialists. Salaries for Sales Specialists in Pharmaceutical companies average $80,363 annually, while Internet companies and Health Care companies pay $79,465 and $76,694, respectively. The average salary for Sales Specialists in the Retail industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $70,036.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Pharmaceutical
$80,363
2
Internet
$79,465
3
Health Care
$76,694
4
Hospitality
$76,183
5
Retail
$70,036

RECENTLY ADDED Sales Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Schwan's Company
Sales Specialist
10/31/2019
$55,500
Accountemps
Sales Specialist
Minneapolis, MN
10/31/2019
$39,653
7Th Vision Marketing and Consulting
Sales Specialist
Charlotte, NC
10/31/2019
$26,088
Triad, Inc.
Sales Specialist
10/31/2019
$78,263
National Van Lines
Sales Specialist
10/31/2019
$42,500
Sales Specialist
10/31/2019
$41,600
Porter Group
Sales Specialist
Arlington, VA
10/31/2019
$85,000
Valley Alarm
Sales Specialist
Los Angeles, CA
10/31/2019
$100,000
Babich & Associates
Sales Specialist
Dallas, TX
10/31/2019
$120,000
Billy Gene Is Marketing, Inc.
Sales Specialist
San Diego, CA
10/31/2019
$100,000
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