Entry-Level Sales Assistant, Inside Salary

Entry-Level Sales Assistant, Insides pull down an average of $14.44 per hour. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — just under one in three lack coverage. On the flip side, more than half have medical insurance and just over a half receive dental plans. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Women account for the majority of Entry-Level Sales Assistant, Insides who took the survey — 80 percent to be exact. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.
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$27,616 - $46,873
$28K
$37K
$47K
MEDIAN: $36,613
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$10.13 - $18.83
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$15
$19
MEDIAN: $14.61
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$0$46K
Salary $27,616 - $46,873
Bonus $201 - $7,787
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,128
Commission $0.00 - $10,850
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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$24,037 - $45,988
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 322
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $10.13 - $18.83
Hourly Tips $0.50
Overtime $16.61 - $32.00
Annual Data $0$45K
Bonus $201 - $7,787
Commission $0.00 - $10,850
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,128
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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$24,037 - $45,988
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 305

Job Description for Sales Assistant, Inside

The inside sales assistant helps sales managers and representatives fulfill the primary functions of their jobs. The sales assistant aids in finding potential clients, screening new clients, and presenting information to clients; the often often act as a point of contact for clients and provide post-deal support.

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Sales Assistant, Inside Tasks

  • Provides clerical support.
  • Follow-up with calls to prospective clients to provide additional product/services information.
  • Acts as liaison between outside sales and customers by keeping in contact with prospective clients throughout the sale.
  • Required to meet weekly or monthly performance quota for qualifying prospects.

Sales Assistant, Inside Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $34,270

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

New York offers some of the highest pay in the country for Entry-Level Sales Assistant, Insides, 16 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Sales Assistant, Insides will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+15 percent) and Atlanta (+15 percent). Louisville is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 13 percent. Below-median salaries also turn up in Houston and Chicago (7 percent lower and 6 percent lower, respectively).

Sales Assistant, Inside Advice

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

Sales Assistant, Inside in Granger:
"Pigeon holed."
No room for advancement. Get the experience and take it to another business that would look to advance you for your contributions. Know excel, and have an apptitude for numbers. Be able to see what happens after you do your job so that it is clean for your coworkers.

Sales Assistant, Inside in Los Angeles:
"Be smart and do you research on salary."
Be smart, don't allow others to take advantage of you and work smart.

Sales Assistant, Inside in Roselle:
"The Volume of work would be doing."
Negotiate the highest compensation program you can get.

Sales Assistant, Inside in Lombard:
"International Companies Are Difficult"
Research the culture of an international company. Most will run them as they do in their country. Communication is essential make sure instructions that you are given are verified with your boss to avoid misunderstandings.

Key Stats for Sales Assistant, Inside

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 107 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
10%

Skills That Affect Sales Assistant, Inside Salaries

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲9%

Sales Administration
▲7%

▲5%


Data Entry
▲4%


Sales
▲3%


National Average
$34,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 107 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 29%