Experienced Vice President (VP), Sales Salary

Commissions comprise a big part of overall income for Experienced VPs of Sales. The median take-home amount in this area is around $163K, and on average, just under a third of that final number comes from commissions. Total incomes of Experienced VPs of Sales incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $80K from bonuses and close to $50K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $93K and $250K. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Male Experienced VPs of Sales are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$80,570 - $201,360
MEDIAN: $138,690

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Salary $80,570 - $201,360
Bonus $5,208 - $89,821
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $54,495
Commission $14,607 - $103,569
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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).
$95,515 - $265,648
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,551

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Key Stats for Vice President (VP), Sales


21 %
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 214 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Sales Salaries


Team Leadership


Technical Sales

Business Development

National Average

People Management

Strategic Sales

National Sales

Contract Negotiation


Strategic Planning

Field Sales

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

New Business Development

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 214 votes.


21 %
79 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 12%