Sales Associate with Account Sales Skills Salary

Sales Associates with Account Sales skills are not likely to strike it rich; they only make around $41K per year on average. Total incomes of Sales Associates with Account Sales skills incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $20K from bonuses and close to $6K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $18K and $71K. While the company and years of experience impact pay for this group, geographic location is the most influential factor. Work is enjoyable for Sales Associates with Account Sales skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men make up a slight majority of Sales Associates with Account Sales skills (56 percent) who responded to the survey. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and more than a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a majority and dental coverage is claimed by approximately one-half. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$25,641 - $70,738
(Median)
$26K
$41K
$71K
MEDIAN: $41,476
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$7.85 - $17.12
(Median)
$7
$10
$17
MEDIAN: $10
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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.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$25,641 - $70,738  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,998  
Profit Sharing
$103.04 - $5,946  
Commission
$0.00 - $47,509  
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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$18,109 - $70,927  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 648
National Hourly Rate 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.
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$7.85 - $17.12  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $7.07  
Overtime
$7.47 - $29.69  
National Annualized 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.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,998  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $47,509  
Profit Sharing
$103.04 - $5,946  
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).
)
$18,109 - $70,927  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 585
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Dominating the field, The Home Depot Inc., State Farm Insurance Company, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, Macy's, Inc., and Dollar General Corporation are top firms with a reputation for hiring a great number of Sales Associates with Account Sales skills. Although State Farm Insurance Company boasts the highest average salary in town at $31K, employee compensation still varies greatly — workers can make as little as $23K or as much as $51K.

Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associate

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


Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $31K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $38K. On average, Sales Associates with Account Sales skills make $44K following one to two decades on the job. Respondents who boast more than two decades on the job don't boast commensurate pay, unfortunately; these veterans see average earnings of only $43K.

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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

Experienced
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National Average
$35,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 195 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
medical benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 36%
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