Can you make good money as a car salesman?

I'm thinking of looking for a job as a car salesman in a reputable garage. Can you make good money doing this? I live in Scotland, by the way. I did work for Arnold Clark years ago but there treatment of their staff is abysmal and the basic salary is terrible. However, I have heard that it all depends on what garage you work for. Does anyone have any ideas?

Asked By: Lorenzo1 - 4/1/2008
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my husbands just started up on his own buying and selling cheap cars 2 start with then building his way up, he didnt have alot of money but he found there is a gap in the market 4 cheap cars ideal 4 young people just passing their tests because insurance is cheap and tax ect- better off making money 4 yourself than 4 a... More
Answered By: just me - 4/1/2008
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Knew some guys whom worked for a national chain of second hand dealers and their basic was abysmal and they were fighting for sales, some months, to meet their targets.If they missed their targets 2 months running they were fired.
Answered By: firebobby - 4/1/2008
You can make very good money in car sales. But there are some very important rules for any sales position. One is that you find and work for a reputable company, one that does not have a ton of complaints about bad business practices. High turn over in staff can tell you a lot about a company. Some of the highest paid... More
Answered By: Success Coach - 4/1/2008
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