The average salary for a Late-Career Sales Director is C$107,312 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Strategic Sales, Strategic Marketing, Microsoft Office, Market Research, and Marketing Management.

C$60,146 - C$155,550
MEDIAN: C$109,411
Salary C$60,146 - C$155,550
Bonus C$2,013 - C$48,922
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$15,280
Commission C$19,653
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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).
C$60,717 - C$187,940
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 130

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 managers underneath them who lead teams in the field. They often interview and hire new sales managers as-needed and also provide direction and standards for training of sales personnel.


Sales Director Tasks

  • Plans and directs sales force activities to maximize profit from all segments of the market.
  • Responsible for maximizing the potential sales volume of all segments of the market.
  • Ensure execution of the developed sales strategies, plans and advertising and promotional programs.
  • Maintain contact with key markets and customers, while maximizing potential volume.
  • Direct the management staff in meeting sales objectives and goals.

Sales Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$126,013

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Sales Director


18 %
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Sales Director Salaries

Strategic Sales

Strategic Marketing

Microsoft Office

Market Research

Marketing Management

Microsoft Excel

Sales Management

Business Development

National Average

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.


18 %
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 10%