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Representative Sales (General) Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$58,001 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Representative Sales (General) is $58,001 a year and $28 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Representative Sales (General) is between $33,810 and $73,050. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Representative Sales (General). This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Sells company products or services in assigned area or territory.
  • Creates new accounts.
  • Speaks directly with new and existing customers or clients to explain features and merits of products or services offered.
  • Demonstrates products or services and provides assistance in the best application of products or services.
  • Answers all questions concerning a product or service, with appropriate referrals where required.
  • The Sales Representative (General) level is distinguished by products or services that do not require scientific training or knowledge and success is more dependent on sales ability.
Representative Sales (General) Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Retail Salespersons

Job family population: 4,442,090

Estimated population of Representative Sales (General) jobs: 71,073

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Skills data not available for this job

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Representative Sales (General) Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Entry Level Sales Representative
May 3
Arlington Heights, IL, USA
Proliance General Contractors
Proliance $36,400 to $67,600 Entry Level Sales Representative * You'll be setting appoints for our roofing sales consultants * You'll be working towards advancement into higher sales roles * You'll ...
Outside Sales Representative
May 26
CHICAGO, United States
Pioneer Packaging Chicago
Outside Sales Representative - New Business Development Pioneer Packaging is a fast-growing ... general manufacturing and moving and storage. Our customers rely on us for innovative solutions ...
Sales Representative #NoD2D #NoB2B
May 8
Lombard, IL, USA
Jonathan Wesley
... General, Full time entry level sales, entry level sales person, entry level full time sales rep, ... entry level sales rep, entry level full time outside sales rep, entry level outside sales ...
Sales Representative - Competitive Individuals Wanted
May 24
Plainfield, IL, USA
Yellow Jade Acquisitions
Representation- actively participates as a brand influencer * Planning- contributes to sales leads ... General
Full Time Sales Representative | Entry Level
May 25
Downers Grove, IL, USA
Coast, Incorporated
Full Time Sales Representative | Entry Level Most people leave jobs because of a lack of support, a ... general business, communications, collaboration, relationship-building, tech-savvy, business ...
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