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Salesperson Building Materials Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$31,751 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Salesperson Building Materials is $31,751 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Salesperson Building Materials is between $24,959 and $38,632. 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

  • Assists customers and stocks merchandise in building materials and supplies department.
  • Answers questions and helps customer in selection of building materials and supplies.
  • Cuts lumber, screening, glass, and related materials to size requested by customer.
  • Assists customer to load purchased materials into customer's vehicle.
Salesperson Building Materials Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Retail Salespersons

Job family population: 4,442,090

Estimated population of Salesperson Building Materials jobs: 585,068

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Salesperson Building Materials Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Inside Sales Associate
Apr 25
Oswego, IL, USA
Richards Building Supply
Exterior Building Materials Knowledge Preferred. Inside sales experience and the ability to multi-task are required. This is a customer service focused position that involves a lot of data entry.
Customer Service/Counter Sales Associate
Apr 12
South Holland, IL, USA
Midway Building Supply
Counter sales (all in one) Job duties: Counter sales Customer service and pulling orders Cash ... An independent, family-owned building materials supplier located south of Chicago, IL (South ...
Trade Sales Consultant-Chicago Suburbs (29824)
May 14
Chicago, IL, USA
Palmer Group
If you are a motivated sales individual with 1-2 years of experience in the building materials, or a related industry, then our client wants to connect with you! By calling on contractors to sell top ...
Outside Sales Representative
Apr 19
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
Parksite Inc
As an Outside Sales Representative, you will be developing and growing business relationships with ... We are proud to supply the best Fabricators and Building Material dealers with category leading ...
Retail Counter Sales
Apr 22
Cortland, IL, USA
Alexander Lumber
Experience and knowledge of the building material industry would be helpful and retail sales experience is desired, as the key to success in this role lies in being able to answer customer questions ...
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