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How does commision/target based wages work?

I've got an interview for a sales executive job tomorrow, and was wondering how the wages work? Do you ONLY get paid based on sales? Or are you still entitled to a minimum wage?

Asked By: - 1/31/2012
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Most sales jobs will have a salary, but it is very very low. Usually the majority of the income comes from commisions on sales.
Answered By: MBA seeker - 1/31/2012
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If you are an employee, you are entitled to the minimum wage.
Answered By: Jo W - 1/31/2012
 
You will have a basic salary and then an On Target Earnings (OTE) figure... More
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Answered By: Barry Jarvis - 2/3/2012
 
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