Entry-Level Sales Administrator Salary

The average Entry-Level Sales Administrator can expect to rake in roughly $16.59 per hour. Total cash compensation for Entry-Level Sales Administrators runs from $28K to $50K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $5K and profit sharing that can reach almost $7K. Female Entry-Level Sales Administrators far outnumber their male contemporaries among survey respondents. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Sales Administrators is high. While some workers in this profession — approximately one in four — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and the larger part have dental insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$30,263 - $54,041
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$40K
$54K
MEDIAN: $40,101
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$12.47 - $20.57
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MEDIAN: $16.33
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$0$54K
Salary $30,263 - $54,041
Bonus $496 - $5,102
Profit Sharing $300 - $7,500
Commission $792 - $13,809
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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$28,673 - $50,717
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 447
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $12.47 - $20.57
Hourly Tips $0.20
Overtime $19.13 - $33.07
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $496 - $5,102
Commission $792 - $13,809
Profit Sharing $300 - $7,500
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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$28,673 - $50,717
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 401

Sales Administrator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $37,911

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

For Entry-Level Sales Administrators, busy Chicago offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 27 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Sales Administrators will also find cushy salaries in New York (+21 percent), Dallas (+10 percent), Seattle (+9 percent), and Phoenix (+8 percent). Miami is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 17 percent. Employers also pay below the national average in San Diego (5 percent lower) and Atlanta (2 percent lower).

Sales Administrator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Sales Administrator in Dallas:
"Customer Service."
Customer service is KEY! You must be willing to go the extra mile to make our people happy, as they are the ones who make our paycheck.

Key Stats for Sales Administrator

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 157 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Sales Administrator Salaries

Salesforce
▲2%

National Average
$38,000

Sales Administration
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼2%

Office Administration
▼3%


Microsoft Word
▼4%

Customer Service
▼5%

Data Entry
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 157 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 24%