Entry-Level Sales Director Salary

An Entry-Level Sales Director earns an average salary of $59,280 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Business Strategy, Strategic Sales, Business Development, Strategic Marketing, and Sales Management.

$30,534 - $99,195

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$9.36 - $20.73

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$30,534 - $99,195  
   
Bonus
$297.99 - $30,483  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,456  
Commission
$291.94 - $48,560  
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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$32,848 - $122,276  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 620
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$9.36 - $20.73  
   
Overtime
$13.27 - $29.66  
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$297.99 - $30,483  
   
Commission
$291.94 - $48,560  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,456  
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).
)
$32,848 - $122,276  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 36
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Sales Director Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Sales Director in San Francisco:
"Know Your Business & Take Care of Your People."
Know your business well, set the appropriate sales strategy, and take care of your people.

Sales Director in South Lake Tahoe:
"Business Maturity."
Define what level you want to be (manager, VP, SVP, etc) and start acting like them.

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Sales Director Salaries

Business Strategy
up arrow 39%

Strategic Sales
up arrow 17%

Business Development
up arrow 15%

Sales Management
up arrow 13%

Strategic Marketing
up arrow 13%

National Average
$67,000

Market Research
up arrow 4%

Account Management
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 16%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 16%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 18%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 19%

Field Sales
up arrow 20%

Marketing Management
up arrow 26%

Advertising
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 81 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 24%
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