The average salary for a Sales Director in Australia is AU$144,150.
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Job Description for Sales Director
Sales directors are high-level management employees and occasional executives who are responsible for directing sales teams, either for an entire company or within a regional or branding division. The sales director provides vision and guidance to his/her team and entrusts it to execute projected revenue quotas for the goods or services provided by the company. These directors may also create or have direct input in sales campaigns and marketing initiatives, and they typically have sales manager…Read more
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Popular Skills for Sales Director
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Skills in Sales Management, Strategic Sales, Business Strategy and Business Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relationship Management (CRM).
Pay by Experience Level for Sales Director
An early career Sales Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$129,716 based on 43 salaries. A mid-career Sales Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$130,017 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Sales Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$146,656 based on 130 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$152,257.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Sales Director in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 3.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (16.8% less), Adelaide, South Australia (14.7% less) and Gold Coast, Queensland (13.4% less).
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