Commissions form a big slice (nearly one in four) of total compensation for Experienced VPs of Sales. The median income in this area hovers around $160K. Overall cash earnings for Experienced VPs of Sales stretch from $92K on the lower end to $240K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $75K from bonuses and $39K from profit sharing. The vast majority of Experienced VPs of Sales (80 percent) who took the survey are men. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$78,187 - $192,608
MEDIAN: $134,419

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XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
$78,187 - $192,608  
$5,992 - $74,690  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $38,541  
$10,084 - $100,334  
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).
$91,727 - $240,493  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,346

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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Sales Salaries

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Team Leadership
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Business Strategy
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Technical Sales
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People Management
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Sales Management
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National Average

Strategic Sales
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Business Development
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Strategic Planning
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National Sales
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Contract Negotiation
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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New Business Development
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 147 votes.


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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 10%