Average Base Pay
13.7% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Sales and Related Occupations role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $18,290. A Sales and Related Occupations candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $21,370. A person in a mid-career Sales and Related Occupations role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $28,490 a year. Sales and Related Occupations with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $51,070. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Sales and Related Occupations role’s annual salary averages $82,410 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Sales and Related Occupations position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $28,490 higher than the national average for Sales and Related Occupations positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Sales and Related Occupations roles that can advance both internally and with another company.