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Salesperson / Salesman / Saleswoman Salary

The average salary for a Salesperson / Salesman / Saleswoman is $41,434 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Field Sales.

$21,425 - $76,374
(Median)
$21K
$41K
$76K
MEDIAN: $41,434
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$7.75 - $17.62
(Median)
$7
$10
$18
MEDIAN: $10
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90%

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National Salary 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$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$21,425 - $76,374  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,541  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,137  
Commission
$0.00 - $49,395  
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).
)
$18,517 - $81,364  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,211
National Hourly Rate 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$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$7.75 - $17.62  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.29 - $1.25  
Overtime
$7.71 - $26.74  
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.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,541  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $49,395  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,137  
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).
)
$18,517 - $81,364  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 581

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Job Description for Salesperson / Salesman / Saleswoman

  • Attend special training of products/services to understand the product features, trends or styles of the products/services.
  • Sell the organization's products/services to new or established customers typically via walk-in business.
  • Process payment for products or service, may maintain customer preference records.
  • Assist the customer in selecting products/services, answer questions and check for stock and availability.

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Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Salesperson / Salesman / Saleswoman Salaries




National Average
$40,000


Skills That Affect Salesperson / Salesman / Saleswoman Salaries





Customer Relations
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National Average
$40,000

Sales Management
up arrow 3%

Customer Service Metrics
up arrow 4%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 8%


Sales
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 292 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 59% dental benefits Dental: 39%
vision benefits Vision: 28% employee benefits None: 39%