Sales Associate with Field Sales Skills Salary

Sales Associates with Field Sales skills pull down an average of $10.28 per hour. Total cash incomes of Sales Associates with Field Sales skills run from $19K to $74K, depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $25K, profit sharing that reaches $40K, and some commissions of nearly $52K. Compensation for this group is mainly affected by location, but career duration and the individual firm are influential factors as well. Most Sales Associates with Field Sales skills report high levels of job satisfaction. Some workers in this field — around two in five — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by just over two-fifths. Men make up the majority of Sales Associates with Field Sales skills (63 percent) survey respondents. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$24,868 - $73,708
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$45K
$74K
MEDIAN: $44,597
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$8.30 - $16.91
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$0$73K
Salary $24,868 - $73,708
Bonus $302.01 - $24,184
Profit Sharing $121.20 - $20,729
Commission $515 - $48,177
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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$18,883 - $73,351
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 317
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $8.30 - $16.91
Hourly Tips $0.83
Overtime $6.16 - $27.69
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $302.01 - $24,184
Commission $515 - $48,177
Profit Sharing $121.20 - $20,729
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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$18,883 - $73,351
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 302

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Heading up the field in terms of compensation, Fastenal Company offers the most; Sales Associates with Field Sales skills earn $31K on average there.

Pay by Experience Level for Sales Associate

Pay by Experience for a Sales Associate has a positive trend. An entry-level Sales Associate with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 408 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sales Associate with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 115 salaries. An experienced Sales Associate which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 84 salaries. A Sales Associate with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 42 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $35,426

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

With a pay rate for Sales Associates with Field Sales skills that is 62 percent greater than the national average, Dallas offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Sales Associates with Field Sales skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Atlanta (+58 percent), Tampa (+41 percent), Houston (+36 percent), and New York (+35 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Sales Associates with Field Sales skills in Los Angeles earning a whopping 33 percent below the national average. San Diego and Cincinnati are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 28 percent lower and 10 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Sales Associate

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 128 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Sales Associate Salaries

Late-Career
▲45%

Experienced
▲37%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$35,000

▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 128 votes.

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
no benefits
None: 41%
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