Originally Posted by sureshs
Commission in sales can be several times the base pay. For the same education, experience and level in the company, I know salesmen who made 350K while the others make 100K.
But be prepared for humiliation if you don't meet your "targets." I have seen salesman being told on Monday that they need not come to work next Monday if their target was not met - the termination letter would be mailed to them.
That's a good way to sum it up!