Vehicle Salesperson

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A vehicle salesperson sells new cars and buys and sells second hand cars, motorcycles and vans.

The Work

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The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

As a vehicle salesperson you could start off earning between £18,000 and £20,000 a year. With experience it could rise to £35,000 to £50,000 a year. There is normally a basic salary and you can earn more through bonus schemes and commission on sales. A company car is normally included.


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Getting On



The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) (Scotland)
Tel: 07717 445156
Website (2):
Twitter: @The_IMI

The Institute of the Motor Industry is sector skills council for the automotive retail industry. Autocity is their careers portal with 150 job profiles and videos.

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