The average salary for a Late-Career Sales Specialist with Technical Sales skills is $75,000.
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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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Popular Skills for Sales Specialist
Skills in Customer Service and Field Sales are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Sales Management, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Inside Sales.
Pay by Experience Level for Sales Specialist
An entry-level Sales Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,282 based on 6 salaries. An early career Sales Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,047 based on 103 salaries. A mid-career Sales Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,054 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Sales Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,700 based on 96 salaries.
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