Sales executive

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How much does a Sales Executive make in the United States?

Average base salary
7.8k salaries reported, updated at Aug 10, 2020
per month
The average salary for a sales executive is $6,733 per month in the United States and $24,000 commission per year.
Additional compensation
per year
Most common benefits
  • Work from home
  • 401(k) matching
  • 401(k)
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
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Most common benefits for Sales Executives

  • Work from home
  • 401(k) matching
  • 401(k)
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Stock options
  • Health savings account
  • Volunteer time off
  • Food provided
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Salary satisfaction

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51% of Sales executives in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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What are the different types of sales executives?

There are different types of sales executive which determines their main area of focus. Some possibilities include:

  • B2B sales executive: This role requires the sales executive to develop relationships with other businesses and turn them into customers.
  • B2C sales executive: A B2C sales executive sells their business's products or services to individual customers.
  • B2G sales executive: In this role, the sales executive works on selling products or services to government agencies.
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