Experienced Vice President (VP), Sales Salary

On average, Experienced VPs of Sales earn six-figure salaries ($127K) annually, making for a very well-paid profession. Overall incomes of Experienced VPs of Sales — including $64K bonuses, $30K profit sharing proceeds, and $97K commissions on the more lucrative end — generally ranges between $88K and $226K. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Male Experienced VPs of Sales far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$74,474 - $181,874
MEDIAN: $127,085

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National Salary Data (?
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$74,474 - $181,874  
$4,906 - $63,555  
Profit Sharing
$1,490 - $30,120  
$0.00 - $97,379  
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).
$87,640 - $226,015  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,988
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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Sales Salaries

People Management
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Strategic Planning
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Team Leadership
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Technical Sales
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Sales Management
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Strategic Sales
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Budget Management
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Business Development

National Average

Contract Negotiation
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 4%

New Business Development
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Account Sales
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 254 votes.


18 %
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 10%