The average total income for medical sales professionals is about $133,654, according to the MedReps.com 2013 salary survey.
Additional highlights from the survey include:
Age impacts earnings. Younger professionals often earn more than older ones, when years of experience are equal.
Experience matters more than age. Income increases significantly between the ages of 20-30, and 31-40 but then stays relatively flat among all other age groups. Income steadily rises with years of experience.
Medical manufacturers' reps earn more than distributors' reps, at a rate of $141,958 to $112, 264, on average.
By product, medical sales reps in home health care earned the least ($93,788), with sales representatives in health IT, medical device, and biotech topping the earnings list at $149,113-$164,783 in total average income including base salary plus commissions.
See the complete report at MedReps.com.