Sales Directors top paying cities

We have examined 2014/2013 salary and bonus data from 163 Directors from front office Markets positions in London, New York, Singapore, Madrid, Milan and Paris.


  • Singapore pays its Sales Directors the most: with high salaries and high bonuses, Sales Directors in Singapore make nearly USD72,000 more in total comp than in New York
  • But bonuses are substantially higher in New York, which is a close second to Singapore in terms of total compensation: on average 5% higher in New York than in Singapore, and 33% higher in New York than in London
  • Milan lags drastically when it comes to bonuses..! $67,000 in Milan vs. $240,000 in New York
  • However, total compensation is the same in London and Paris! Base salary in London is only 2% higher than in Paris, and bonus is 5% higher in Paris than in London

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Director' is a very versatile title, applied to fresh VP graduates, as well as highly seasoned managers. From these comp figures, it seems that Singapore is using Directors in managerial positions with more responsibilities-and higher pay-more frequently than other locations.


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