One of the most frequently asked questions about a career in sales is about which sales jobs have the top salary and pay. Many factors should be considered such as experience, company size and company as it could affect the salary and total payout, but this article lists some of the top paying for sales jobs.
The research I have conducted to find these involve multiple salary and job boards and have given a range based upon the multiple findings. I am also including a list of links to conduct your own research even further to narrow down your search in terms of position, company and location. The list is not in any particular order:
A digital sales professional sells digital advertising and manages customer's advertising campaign(s). This job also require prospecting and developing relationships with online marketers, agencies and SEMs. Online advertisers are the main customers and an understanding of market trends and opportunities is important to be successful in this industry. The average salary is $54,000 and the range is $20,000.00 to $180,000.00 . Commissions may range from $30,000. to $220,000. per year. View and search for Digital Sales Jobs.
MEDICAL DEVICE SALES
Medical device sales is another top paying sales career choice with many different consumer, hospital and even retail products to sell in multiple channels. The job involves selling and building relationships with health care providers, hospital executives, medical equipment distributors, managed care organizations and to private clinics. The average base salary is $78,000. per year and the range is $0 to $150,000. per year. Commissions range from $0 to $300,000 per year. View and search for current MEDICAL DEVICE sales job opportunities.
Software sales include selling products to prospective clients in numerous industries. Software sales professionals drive lead generation, lead qualification and generating new business from new and existing customers. Deals and negotiations are involved in software sales and can range from small business sales to enterprise big business sales. The average salary for software sales is $66,000 and the range is $0 to $110,000 per year. Commissions range from $0 to 200,000 per year. View and search for current SOFTWARE SALES job opportunities.
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