Entry-Level Sales Director Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Sales Director earns an average salary of $59,638 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Technical Sales, Business Strategy, Business Development, Sales Management, and Strategic Sales.
Entry-Level Sales Director Total Pay (?
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$31,038 - $100,939
(Median)
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60K
81K
100K
MEDIAN: $59,637
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Entry-Level Sales Director Total Pay (?
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$9.18 - $20.20
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$31,038 - $100,939  
   
Bonus
$512 - $30,216  
Profit Sharing
$10.30 - $48,479  
Commission
$-0.48 - $47,187  
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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$34,478 - $125,685  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 609
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$9.18 - $20.20  
   
Overtime
$13.27 - $29.66  
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
$512 - $30,216  
   
Commission
$-0.48 - $47,187  
Profit Sharing
$10.30 - $48,479  
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).
)
$34,478 - $125,685  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 609
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Pay Difference By Location

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

Business Strategy
up arrow 48%
Technical Sales
up arrow 48%
Business Development
up arrow 23%
Sales Management
up arrow 16%
Strategic Sales
up arrow 15%
Strategic Marketing
up arrow 10%
Account Management
up arrow 4%
National Average
$69,000
Market Research
up arrow 10%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 12%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 12%
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 12%
Marketing Management
up arrow 13%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 19%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 20%
Advertising
up arrow 31%

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Gender

Female
43%
female alumni
 
Male
57%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 22%
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