The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Sales Specialist is $13.14.
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Job Description for Sales Specialist
Sales specialists' main duty is to explain the specifications and features of a product or service to existing or potential customers, with the goal of making a sale. Sometimes, sales specialists also forecast a company's potential sales and ensure these targets are met. These professionals usually travel around a designated sales area (which includes actual and/or potential customers) and attempt to sell products and build relationships; many times, sales specialists are always responsible for …Read more
Sales Specialist Tasks
- Coordinate and lead sales associates.
- Inform and assist customers regarding technical and specialized merchandise.
- Take the lead in resolving customer complaints and ensure customer satisfactions.
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Skills in Customer Relationship Management (CRM) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Inside Sales, Sales Management, Field Sales and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Sales Specialist
An early career Sales Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.60 based on 937 salaries. A mid-career Sales Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.71 based on 522 salaries. An experienced Sales Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.29 based on 531 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
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