Sales Director Salary Chicago: Updated 2018 | Built In Chicago
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Chicago
Chicago

Sales Director salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$136,752
$105,653
Additional Cash Compensation
$242,405
Total Compensation
Median: $137K
Min: $79K
Max: $190K

How Much Does a Sales Director Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Sales Director in Chicago is $136,752. The average additional cash compensation for a Sales Director in Chicago is $105,653. The average total compensation for a Sales Director in Chicago is $242,405. Sales Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Sales Director employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,118
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
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Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Sales Salaries

+24
Mobile, Software
+11
Consumer Web, Fintech
+21
Automotive, Marketing Tech
+12
Cloud, Software

Sales Director Salary ranges

The most common Sales Director salary in Chicago is between $120k - $130k.

Average Sales Director Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Sales Director make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $142,038 on average.

Sales Director Salary by gender

The average Sales Director salary for women is $108,333 and the average Sales Director salary for men is $141,375.

Sales Director Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Sales Director with 7+ years of experience is $134,333.

Average Sales salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Inside Sales Representative $39,575
Min: $33K
Max: $54K
Sales Development Representative $43,231
Min: $30K
Max: $55K
Business Development Representative $44,861
Min: $33K
Max: $60K
Sales Operations Analyst $58,600
Min: $40K
Max: $80K
Account Executive $59,487
Min: $33K
Max: $115K
Client Success Manager $60,863
Min: $40K
Max: $93K
Account Manager $67,537
Min: $35K
Max: $154K
Inside Sales Manager $72,308
Min: $33K
Max: $96K
Business Development Manager $76,506
Min: $47K
Max: $165K
Sales Manager $82,071
Min: $53K
Max: $152K
Sales Operations Manager $92,681
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Sales Engineer $113,043
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Director of Customer Success $119,346
Min: $70K
Max: $181K
Sales Director $136,752
Min: $79K
Max: $190K
Vice President of Sales $188,571
Min: $99K
Max: $350K
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer) $271,700
Min: $200K
Max: $310K

Sales Director jobs in Chicago
16

Head of Sales

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Sertifi is the leader in Frictionless Business, with innovative solutions for modernizing the last mile of the sales process. Sertifi offers the fastest and most secure way to close business, from eSignatures to online payment capture. Thousands of companies around the world trust Sertifi to close more deals faster, recognize revenue quickly, enhance security and compliance, and go completely paperless.    Sertifi is looking for a driven,

Enova Decisions - Head of Sales

Chicago
2 days ago
+24
Work with the inside sales leader in the successful knowledge transfer of assigned leads. Conduct research on assigned leads to gather relevant intelligence on the business, the prospect contact, current processes and potential pain points. Prepare the initial pitch presentation leveraging Enova Decisions sales and marketing assets. Lead the initial pitch with the primary goal of capturing goals and key information from the prospect to inform a relevant proposal while successfully advancing the prospect’s interest in Enova Decisions. Nurture prospects via compelling content relevant to achieving their stated goals and conduct any other discovery, prospect requests and interim steps that lead to the development of proposal. Lead the construction of the prospect proposal working with Enova Decisions solution architects and account leaders. Lead and coordinate the delivery and presentation of the proposal to the prospect including the the solution architect, account leader and other relevant Enova Decisions resources.

Director of Sales

Chicago
3 days ago
As the Director of Sales for Fooda Chicago, you will oversee the corporate sales, restaurant sales and account management functions by managing one of Fooda’s largest teams of sales and operations employees in our company headquarters as well as manage any new account implementations within the Chicago market.  Serving as one of the leaders of the Fooda Chicago Market, your core responsibility in this role is focused on generating and promoting a culture that is focused on continued growth for the Chicago market across all of Fooda’s products and service offerings.

Director of Sales Operations

Chicago
5 days ago
Keeper Security is seeking a Director of Sales Operations who will be responsible for directing sales system operations and analytic reporting, providing support to the sales department with forecasting, planning, commission plan development and day-to-day operations. These include planning, reporting, sales process optimization, sales training, product training, sales program implementation, and sales administration. He/ She is responsible for the overall productivity and effectiveness of the sales organization. Reporting to the Global Vice President of Software Sales, the Director of Sales Operations also works closely with internal and external stakeholders to ensure the appropriate objectives and priorities are being met.

Director of Sales Finance

Northwest Suburbs
5 days ago
+19
This role will help drive the continued development of the sales finance function at Paylocity. The Sales Finance team will be an integral part of the continued success of the sales team by providing data-driven insights into sales performance, results versus key metrics and overall go-to-market strategy and performance.

Director of Sales

Chicago
1 week ago
+18
We are seeking a Sales leader to oversee ActiveCampaign’s Account Representative & Account Executive teams (focused on building and managing a pipeline of qualified opportunities). The Director of Sales will play an instrumental role in leading our sales efforts as well as identifying and implementing new strategic opportunities and avenues for growth. This person will focus on coaching our AR/AE managers and their teams, and will report into the VP of Sales.

Director of Sales

Chicago
1 week ago
+15
You enjoy the thrill of the hunt, yet are methodical with your message, tools, and process. You are a technologist at heart and genuinely believe in the transformative software Devbridge builds. You believe that strategic and focused actions will get you close to Fortune CIOs and that quality is more important than quantity. This is an outbound role responsible for starting strategic conversations with new clients or expanding into new divisions

Sales Director

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+10
Hunter with enterprise SaaS software sales experience, with particular emphasis on building new relationships and opening new accounts. Proven track record of delivering high-quality results in a timely manner, including consecutively exceeding past sales quotas. Deep understanding of multiple facets of retailer, agency and consumer products with prior experience selling into marketing, shopper or consumer insights. Deep understanding of the sales process with the ability to engage senior level executives in strategic meetings to ensure top down alignment regarding strategy and objectives. Skilled at building and managing customer relationships, including stakeholder management. Strong oral, written, and presentation skills. Understanding of household panel data (NPD, Nielsen and/or IRI) is a plus. Microsoft Office expertise (Powerpoint, Excel, Word).

Sales Director - Durable Goods

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+10
InfoScout is looking for a top performing sales professional to join us at InfoScout. Over the last five years, by leveraging the rise in smartphones and putting user experience first we have successfully built the largest purchase panel in the world. Our data pipeline processes over 300k receipts per day, including purchases from both brick & mortar and online. This role will be in charge...

Sales Director - CPG

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+10
InfoScout is looking for a top performing sales professional to join us at InfoScout. Over the last five years, by leveraging the rise in smartphones and putting user experience first we have successfully built the largest purchase panel in the world. Our data pipeline processes over 300k receipts per day, including purchases from both brick & mortar and online.This role will be in charge of...

Sales Director - Quick Service Restaurant Clients

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+10
Numerator is looking for a top performing sales professional to join us . Over the last five years, by leveraging the rise in smartphones and putting user experience first we have successfully built the largest purchase panel in the world. Our data pipeline processes over 300k receipts per day, including purchases from both brick & mortar and online.This role will be in charge of building out new relationships in a variety of markets and spaces. Additionally, you will manage and maintain relationships with clients as you expand sales throughout your region. We're looking for a true sales hunter with knowledge and experience in the quick-service food (QSR), or beer, spirits and wine industry.

Head of Sales, North America

Chicago
2 hours ago
Fit Analytics - the world’s leading sizing and data platform for the apparel industry - is looking for a highly motivated, performance-driven Head of Sales, North America to join our team. As the leader of Fit Analytics’ North American sales team, you will oversee regional sales activities and manage our North American sales team. In addition to the management function, you will be deeply hands-on in the sales process and personally drive

Skills that affect Sales Director salaries in Chicago

1
Enterprise Sales
10% have this skill
2
Sales Strategy
10% have this skill
3
Salesforce
10% have this skill
4
Account Development
8% have this skill
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Sales Management
7% have this skill
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Sales Planning
7% have this skill

Recent Sales Director salaries in Chicago

$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Director, Solution Sales reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$75,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
5-10 Reports
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Sales Director reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$100,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
>10 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A National Major Account Manager reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$350,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
>10 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr director reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$90,990 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Sales Director reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
5-10 Reports
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Sales Director reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$80,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Sales Director reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$125,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Sales Director reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$124,800
Yearly Salary
A Sales Director reported a yearly salary of $124,800 with +$130,000 in additional cash compensation
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$131,000
Yearly Salary
A Sales Director reported a yearly salary of $131,000 with +$26,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
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