Sales Associate with Account Sales Skills Salary

Median pay for Sales Associates with Account Sales skills lies in the neighborhood of $10.49 per hour. Total cash compensation to Sales Associates with Account Sales skills approaches anywhere from $18K on the lower end to $68K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $23K from bonuses and upwards of $11K from profit sharing. This group's pay is mainly influenced by geographic location, followed by the specific employer and experience level. Men working as Sales Associates with Account Sales skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 52 percent. While some workers in this profession — just over two-fifths — do not have any health coverage, a little more than half do receive medical benefits and more than two-fifths have dental insurance. Work is enjoyable for Sales Associates with Account Sales skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$24,426 - $71,625
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$41K
$72K
MEDIAN: $41,114
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$8.16 - $16.69
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$24,426 - $71,625  
   
Bonus
$514 - $23,315  
Profit Sharing
$77.32 - $11,234  
Commission
$0.00 - $42,000  
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).
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$18,375 - $67,880  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 383
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$8.16 - $16.69  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $8.62  
Overtime
$9.03 - $28.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$514 - $23,315  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $42,000  
Profit Sharing
$77.32 - $11,234  
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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$18,375 - $67,880  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 526
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The Home Depot Inc., Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, State Farm Insurance Company, Macy's, Inc., and Sherwin Williams Co. are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of Sales Associates with Account Sales skills. Sales Associates with Account Sales skills flock to State Farm Insurance Company for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $34K lead the pack in compensation; however, State Farm Insurance Company also provides employees with a wide spectrum of compensation ranging from $23K at one end to $52K at the other end. Other employers shelling out big bucks include Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, Sherwin Williams Co., and The Home Depot Inc., where Sales Associates with Account Sales skills typically earn around $22K, $21K, or $21K, respectively.

Employees at JCPenney, Macy's, Inc., and The Home Depot Inc. can also expect below-average earnings of $20K, $21K, and $21K.

Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associate

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


Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $29K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $36K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Sales Associates with Account Sales skills make a median salary of $43K. For some reason, Sales Associates with Account Sales skills with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $39K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $31,821

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Boston is home to an above-average pay rate for Sales Associates with Account Sales skills, 103 percent higher than the national average. Sales Associates with Account Sales skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Francisco (+66 percent), Chicago (+57 percent), New York (+57 percent), and Houston (+56 percent).

Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 147 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

Experienced
▲35%

Late-Career
▲21%

▲14%

National Average
$32,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 147 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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