Entry-Level Sales Director Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Sales Director earns an average salary of $59,791 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Technical Sales, Business Strategy, Business Development, Strategic Sales, and Sales Management.
Entry-Level Sales Director Salary (?
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$30,829 - $101,209
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $59,791
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Entry-Level Sales Director Salary (?
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$9.18 - $20.20
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$30,829 - $101,209  
   
Bonus
$955 - $30,794  
Profit Sharing
$180.00 - $32,500  
Commission
$0.00 - $46,052  
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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$34,212 - $126,759  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 596
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$9.18 - $20.20  
   
Overtime
$13.50 - $29.15  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$955 - $30,794  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $46,052  
Profit Sharing
$180.00 - $32,500  
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).
)
$34,212 - $126,759  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Pay Difference By Location

Denver
up arrow 49%
Los Angeles
up arrow 44%
San Francisco
up arrow 40%
New York
up arrow 36%
National Average
$69,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Sales Director Salaries

Technical Sales
up arrow 47%
Business Strategy
up arrow 45%
Business Development
up arrow 22%
Strategic Sales
up arrow 17%
Sales Management
up arrow 14%
Strategic Marketing
up arrow 10%
National Average
$69,000
Account Management
up arrow 2%
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 7%
Market Research
up arrow 10%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 13%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 13%
Marketing Management
up arrow 13%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 19%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 21%
Advertising
up arrow 31%

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Gender

Female
42%
female alumni
 
Male
58%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 22%
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