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

The median total income of Chicago VPs of Sales is around $175K, and for the average worker in this area, a good chunk of that (slightly less than a third, in fact) comes from commissions. Cash earnings for VPs of Sales in Chicago — including $80K in bonuses and $15K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $119K to $249K depending on individual performance. Men make up the vast majority of VPs of Sales in Chicago, Ill. (86 percent) who took the survey. Work is enjoyable for Chicago VPs of Sales, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$95,765 - $201,248
$96K
$150K
$200K
MEDIAN: $146,940
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Salary
$95,765 - $201,248  
   
Bonus
$9,967 - $79,519  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,000  
Commission
$50,000  
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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$118,919 - $249,474  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 105

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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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Key Stats for Vice President (VP), Sales

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
51%
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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Sales Salaries

Late-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$175,000

Mid-Career
▼17%

Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Sales Salaries

Strategic Sales
▲28%


National Average
$175,000

Sales
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
51%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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