The average pay for an Entry-Level Salesperson / Salesman / Saleswoman is $36,254 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Field Sales, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Account Sales, Technical Sales, and Sales Management.
Entry-Level Salesperson / Salesman / Saleswoman Total Pay (?
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$18,745 - $59,979
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $36,254
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Entry-Level Salesperson / Salesman / Saleswoman Total Pay (?
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$7.53 - $15.22
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National Salary Data

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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$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$18,745 - $59,979  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,796  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,894  
Commission
$0.00 - $36,524  
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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$17,049 - $64,101  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,199
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$7.53 - $15.22  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.17 - $1.31  
Overtime
$8.70 - $23.28  
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.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,796  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $36,524  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,894  
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).
)
$17,049 - $64,101  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,199
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Pay Difference By Location
San Antonio
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Denver
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New York
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Phoenix
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Dallas
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National Average
$32,000
Tampa
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Los Angeles
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Salesperson / Salesman / Saleswoman Salaries

Field Sales
up arrow 28%
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 25%
Account Sales
up arrow 19%
Technical Sales
up arrow 19%
Sales Management
up arrow 18%
Customer Relations
up arrow 13%
Customer Service Metrics
up arrow 10%
National Average
$32,000
Marketing Communications
up arrow 2%
Customer Service
up arrow 8%
Sales
up arrow 14%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 176 votes.
Gender
Female
21%
female alumni
 
Male
79%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 25% employee benefits None: 43%
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