Sales Director in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Sales Director in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $99,820 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Field Sales, Strategic Sales, and New Business Development.

$46,787 - $146,540
$47K
$100K
$150K
MEDIAN: $99,820
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Salary
$46,787 - $146,540  
   
Bonus
$4,187 - $51,767  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
Commission
$5,872 - $91,916  
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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$49,698 - $193,584  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 73

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Sales Director

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

Key Stats for Sales Director

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Sales Director Salaries

▲19%

▲4%

National Average
$122,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼28%

Skills That Affect Sales Director Salaries

Field Sales
▲17%

Strategic Sales
▲14%

New Business Development
▲11%

Strategic Marketing
▲7%

Technical Sales
▼0%

National Average
$122,000


Business Strategy
▼2%

Customer Relations
▼2%


Account Management
▼9%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼22%

Marketing Management
▼38%

Microsoft Office
▼43%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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