- Entry level/Part time range: $15,000 to $30,000
- Experienced range: $40,000 to over $60,000
- Top level: up to $80, 000+
- Sales representatives often have the opportunity for increasing their pay through commissions on sales and bonuses based on their performance.
The outlook in this field is very strong. Higher than average growth within the United States is projected within this sector. Often the key to getting a job is the willingness and flexibility to travel to remote locations.Sales Representative Career Qualifications:
Experience - Previous sales experience is helpful.
Personal Characteristics/Skills - highly competitive; belief in the product and ability to maintain enthusiasm for it; excellent communication skills - both written and oral; establish good relationships with customers; self-motivated with good follow-through skills; ability to deal with rejection and remain upbeat; knowledge of interior design industry trends and manufacturer's competitors.Sales Representative Career Path:
Showroom Sales Representative/Assistant > Sales Representative > Sales Manager > Regional Sales Manager > National Sales Manager > VP SalesLearn More About Schools:
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