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Vice President (VP), Sales Salary in Chicago, Illinois

For VPs of Sales in Chicago, yearly average wages total $130K annually. In the world of Chicago VPs of Sales, total cash compensation ranges from $87K on the lower end to $232K on the higher end; this includes bonuses that reach $73K and profit sharing that approaches $17K in rare cases, with some high rollers snagging commissions as high as $99K. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The vast majority of VPs of Sales in Chicago, Ill. (84 percent) who took the survey are men. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$72,319 - $187,702
MEDIAN: $130,457

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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.
$72,319 - $187,702  
$6,302 - $73,286  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $16,968  
$0.00 - $98,986  
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).
$87,188 - $231,696  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 173

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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Sales in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Sales in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

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National Average

Sales Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.


16 %
84 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 9%