Medical Sales Representative Jobs

Medical Sales Representative Overview


Medical Sales Representatives are responsible for selling medical products to hospitals, physicians’ offices, and other agencies that utilize medical equipment and prescriptions. They are generally expected to be persuasive and good at communication. They oftentimes have to make presentations to customers, explain product features and answer any questions that potential customers may have.

Medical Sales Representative Education Requirements


Generally, Medical Sales Representatives must have at least a bachelor’s degree, although some do work their way up with just a high school diploma. Ideal Medical Sales Representative candidates hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Biology or another health-related field. It is also beneficial for them to know a second language since sometimes they are expected to communicate with those who do not speak English. Medical Sales Representatives are sometimes required to attend seminars in sales techniques to stay up on the latest marketing strategies as well. Medical Sales Representatives usually go through formal training programs upon being hired, which may require them to work alongside more experienced employees. They may gain more individual responsibility as they go along and are deemed capable of selling products on their own. Those who receive Certified Professional Manufacturers Representative certifications or Certified Sales Professional certifications might have an edge over the competition.

Medical Sales Representative Job Market


The job outlook for Medical Sales Representatives is expected to rise approximately 9 percent from 2012 to 2022, which is about as fast as the average for all occupations. Employment opportunities are projected to be best for independent agencies that represent numerous manufacturers and operate on a fee basis. The number of Medical Sales Representatives in demand is projected to directly correlate with the demand that hospitals have for new medications and equipment. Similar positions include Medical Device Sales Representative Jobs.

Medical Sales Representative Salary


The median annual salary of Medical Sales Representatives is $89,670 for those who specialized in selling drugs and druggists’ sundries merchant wholesale products.
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Sales Representatives sought to join Rotech Healthcare Inc.'s successful sales team. Currently we are seeking a professional and dedicated Sales Representative with a background in respiratory services, durable medical equipment sales or home medical equipment sales to help us grow our business. Responsibilities: Establish and maintain relationships with doctors, hospitals, clinics, pharmacies,...
Sales Representatives sought to join Rotech Healthcare Inc.'s successful sales team. Currently we are seeking a professional and dedicated Sales Representative with a background in respiratory services, durable medical equipment sales or home medical equipment sales to help us grow our business. Responsibilities: Establish and maintain relationships with doctors, hospitals, clinics, pharmacies,...
Sales Representatives sought to join Rotech Healthcare Inc.'s successful sales team. Currently we are seeking a professional and dedicated Sales Representative with a background in respiratory services, durable medical equipment sales or home medical equipment sales to help us grow our business. Responsibilities: Establish and maintain relationships with doctors, hospitals, clinics, pharmacies,...
Sales Representatives sought to join Rotech Healthcare Inc.'s successful sales team. Rotech Healthcare Inc. is now hiring for Sales Representative with a background in respiratory services, durable medical equipment sales or home medical equipment sales to help us grow our business. Responsibilities: Market Rotech Healthcare Inc's services, ., respiratory equipment, and medications to new prosp...
Job ID: 4875 Position Description: PDI was the first contract sales organization that provides insight-driven multi-channel messaging for established and emerging health care companies. Today, PDI is pioneering new and innovative approaches to how pharmaceutical and medical device companies engage customers. When you join PDI, whether as part of our field sales organization or at our corporate ...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world’s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013’s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world’s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013’s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world’s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013’s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world’s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013’s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world’s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013’s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world’s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013’s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world’s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013’s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world’s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013’s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world?s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013?s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world?s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013?s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Quintiles (NYSE: Q) is the world?s largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 29,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We helped develop or commercialize all of 2013?s top-100 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive ther...
Job ID: 4552 Position Description: PDI was the first contract sales organization that provides insight-driven multi-channel messaging for established and emerging health care companies. Today, PDI is pioneering new and innovative approaches to how pharmaceutical and medical device companies engage customers. When you join PDI, whether as part of our field sales organization or at our corporate ...
Job ID: 4554 Position Description: PDI was the first contract sales organization that provides insight-driven multi-channel messaging for established and emerging health care companies. Today, PDI is pioneering new and innovative approaches to how pharmaceutical and medical device companies engage customers. When you join PDI, whether as part of our field sales organization or at our corporate ...
Job ID: 4557 Position Description: PDI was the first contract sales organization that provides insight-driven multi-channel messaging for established and emerging health care companies. Today, PDI is pioneering new and innovative approaches to how pharmaceutical and medical device companies engage customers. When you join PDI, whether as part of our field sales organization or at our corporate ...
Job ID: 4550 Position Description: PDI was the first contract sales organization that provides insight-driven multi-channel messaging for established and emerging health care companies. Today, PDI is pioneering new and innovative approaches to how pharmaceutical and medical device companies engage customers. When you join PDI, whether as part of our field sales organization or at our corporate ...

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Pharmaceutical Sales Representative

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