I am often asked, by both employer and employee alike, what is an average salary for a sales position. Monster appraised all kinds of sales jobs, and recently released their report on the national averages for sales compensation. You can review their findings on the average salaries for sales jobs here.
To find the average salaries in your specific geographic area for all types of positions, including sales, visit Salary.com.
Using tools such as these will give you an idea as to what you should be asking for in an interview in regards to salary expectations, or if you are an employer, what you should be offering to potential candidates.
To download a free Job Search Tracker, visit the B2B Sales Connections Free Download Centre.
Remember, to find the best sales jobs or to attract the best sales talent, you must be competitive in today’s job market.