Salesman Salary

The average salary for a Salesman in the UK is:


Job profile for a Salesman

getting clients to buy from your company Most sales jobs sell generic products clients can buy from anywhere.Salesman sell them the idea of why they should buy from you,and to do this must first sell themselves..... people buy people.After that all objections or reasons not to buy should be covered anticipated and answered in the sales presentation

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Salesman Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £18,167.

The average salary in 2009 was £51,834, based on 30 respondents (a difference of 185% from the 2008 figure.

The average salary in 2010 was £32,118, based on 48 respondents (a difference of -61% from the 2009 figure.

The average salary in 2011 was £29,602, based on 23 respondents (a difference of -8% from the 2010 figure.

The average salary in 2012 was £38,602, based on 13 respondents (a difference of 30% from the 2011 figure.

The median salary for a Salesman based on all salary survey responses is: £25,000

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Salesman is £17.63.

Assorted Salesman Salary Information

£40,000South West10-August-16
£37,500Yorkshire and North East14-May-14
£26,000East of England11-April-14
£43,260South West10-September-13
Chart to the right shows ten most recent raw datapoints. Outlying points may be discarded.
Graph of Salesman salary data

Salesman Salary By UK Region

£32,000East of England
£22,400South East
£12,900Yorkshire and North East
£49,250North West
£42,500Northern Ireland

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Salesman, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £26,448 for a worker in their 20s, £34,559 (30s), £40,907 (40s) and £40,907 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Salesman is considered highly likely to be representative of the UK market average due to the high number of respondents who had this exact job title.

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