Outside Residential Sales Job for Terminix?

How much do you think an entry level Outside Residential Sales person job would make working for an exterminator company like Terminix? I have an interview lined up and want to see if it would be worth it.

Asked By: ChoralMeister - 5/15/2009
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Outside Sales means that you have to drum-up business by yourself. That usually means that you have to go door-to-door and offer Terminix treatments. Very tough to do. The failure rate is almost 99%. Especially since Terminix treatments are the most expensive in the business ( they claim that "you get what you pay... More
Answered By: Ed Atun - 5/15/2009
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I would estimate that it is at least partially, if not all, based on commission. If you do a bad job at it, expect anywhere from $0 to about minimum wage. If you do a good job, you could probabily make around $14-19/hour.
Answered By: mukwonago53149 - 5/15/2009
It all depends on how successful you are. It's probably a commission job, sink or swim. Although terminix is a national chain so they may have some sort of salary attached.
Answered By: Rushevents - 5/15/2009
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