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Average Salary for Anixter, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, Anixter, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the electrical distribution industry, from Outside Sales Representative to Inside Sales Representative. Anixter, Inc. generally pays its employees $61K annually. Your role at the company is the biggest factor affecting pay for Anixter, Inc. workers, followed by your city and how long you've been working. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Anixter, Inc. typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Anixter, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Outside Sales Representative (6)
$32,390 - $92,468  
[-]Outside Sales Representative (6)
Salary$28,371 - $77,159  
Bonus$756 - $23,630  
Total Pay$32,390 - $92,468  
[+]Inside Sales Representative (5)
$26,489 - $65,383  
[+]Inside Sales Representative (5)
Salary$25,588 - $58,167  
Bonus$628 - $15,532  
Total Pay$26,489 - $65,383  
[+]Operations Manager (3)
$44,808 - $109,613  
[+]Operations Manager (3)
Salary$44,666 - $100,418  
Bonus$1,186 - $17,211  
Total Pay$44,808 - $109,613  
[+]Area Sales Manager (2)
$75,710 - $173,368  
[+]Area Sales Manager (2)
Salary$61,427 - $130,270  
Bonus$6,256 - $57,096  
Total Pay$75,710 - $173,368  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 6 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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Anixter, Inc. Details

Orlando, Florida 60025


Electrical Distribution, Control, Power Management


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Area Sales Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at around $100K — though District Sales Managers, Operations Managers, and Outside Sales Representatives also do fairly well at $100K, about $65K, and $56K, respectively. Inside Sales Representatives are among the lowest paid at approximately $34K.


Median pay is highest in Anaheim ($83K per year), followed by San Diego (around $81K), Chicago ($64K), and New York ($63K). Miami is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging approximately $38K. The highest pay by state can be found in California, where salaries average out at $106K annually.

Years of Experience

For those with at least five years experience, pay generally amounts to about $54K. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $44K. Broken down by tenure, the largest number of Anixter, Inc. employees (48 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and typically earn approximately $75K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to around $67K for Certified Public Accountant s, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Anixter, Inc. workers who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA) are also well compensated, earning $97K on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Strategic Marketing; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of about $101K. A garden variety skill at Anixter, Inc. is Microsoft Office; nearly one in six of Anixter, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Key skills also include Business Development, Project Management, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Anixter, Inc. gives paid vacation days to 38 percent and sick leave to a sixth of workers. Employees can save for retirement by joining one of several savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Almost all employees have health insurance, and benefits for the greater part of workers also include dental insurance. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, a company cell phone, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats

36 %
64 %
$31,492 - $67,146
$42,467 - $95,085
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

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