Commissions constitute a big slice (more than two-fifths on average) of overall compensation for Marketing and Sales Directors with Strategic Marketing skills, and the median take-home for this group lies near $76K. Although more than half have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, roughly one in three claim no health benefits at all. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 56 percent. Most Marketing and Sales Directors with Strategic Marketing skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$45,000 - $140,000
$45K
$75K
$140K
MEDIAN: $75,000
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$45,000 - $140,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $39,732  
Commission
$33,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$36,113 - $171,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Marketing and Sales Director Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Marketing and Sales Director

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Marketing and Sales Directors with Strategic Marketing skills who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $56K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $77K. Six-figure salaries surface after one to two decades on the job — experienced professionals in this group reap a six-figure median of $120K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $125K.

Key Stats for Marketing and Sales Director

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
031
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
27%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Marketing and Sales Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 64%

Experienced
up arrow 58%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$76,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 32%
ADVERTISEMENT