Sales Associate with Field Sales Skills Salary

Median pay for Sales Associates with Field Sales skills lies in the neighborhood of $10.31 per hour. Cash earnings of Sales Associates with Field Sales skills — including $25K in bonuses, $40K in profit sharing proceeds, and $51K in commissions near the top of the pay scale — stretch from approximately $19K to approximately $74K depending on individual performance. While career length and the particular employer impact pay for this group, geographic location is the most influential factor. Job satisfaction for Sales Associates with Field Sales skills is high. Most people who answered the questionnaire are men; 64 percent of Sales Associates with Field Sales skills are male. Health benefits are not claimed by all — roughly two-fifths lack any form of coverage — but the greater part have medical insurance, and just over two-fifths have dental, too. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$25,403 - $74,154
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$45K
$74K
MEDIAN: $45,042
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$8.26 - $16.87
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$0$74K
Salary $25,403 - $74,154
Bonus $496.65 - $24,775
Profit Sharing $87.50 - $40,000
Commission $965 - $50,876
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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$18,773 - $73,630
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 292
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $8.26 - $16.87
Hourly Tips $1.77
Overtime $4.93 - $27.37
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $496.65 - $24,775
Commission $965 - $50,876
Profit Sharing $87.50 - $40,000
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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$18,773 - $73,630
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 296

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Heading up the field in terms of compensation, Fastenal Company offers the most; Sales Associates with Field Sales skills earn $31K on average there.

Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associate

Pay by Experience for a Sales Associate has a positive trend. An entry-level Sales Associate with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 408 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sales Associate with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 115 salaries. An experienced Sales Associate which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 84 salaries. A Sales Associate with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 42 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $34,930

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

Dallas is home to an above-average pay rate for Sales Associates with Field Sales skills, 61 percent higher than the national average. Sales Associates with Field Sales skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Atlanta (+57 percent), Tampa (+41 percent), Houston (+35 percent), and New York (+35 percent). One of the biggest compensable factors for Sales Associates with Field Sales skills is geography, with workers in Los Angeles earning a whopping 33 percent below the national average. Workers in San Diego and Cincinnati earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (29 percent less and 11 percent less, respectively).

Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 119 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

Late-Career
▲47%

Experienced
▲39%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$35,000

▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 119 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
no benefits
None: 40%
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