The average pay for an Entry-Level Outside Sales Representative in Chicago, Illinois is $49,246 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Negotiation, Account Management, and New Business Development.

$30,100 - $67,160
$30K
$49K
$67K
MEDIAN: $49,246
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Salary
$30,100 - $67,160  
   
Bonus
$1,957 - $25,881  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Commission
$3,041 - $24,658  
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).
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$32,593 - $81,258  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Outside Sales Representative

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
23%
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Skills That Affect Outside Sales Representative Salaries

Negotiation
up arrow 32%

Account Management
up arrow 25%

New Business Development
up arrow 14%

Field Sales
up arrow 8%

Customer Service
up arrow 4%

National Average
$55,000

Customer Relations
up arrow 9%

Account Sales
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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