Entry-Level General Sales Manager Salary

An Entry-Level General Sales Manager earns an average salary of $50,257 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Business Development and Budget Management.

$30,025 - $95,593
$30K
$51K
$96K
MEDIAN: $50,599
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50%
90%

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$9.74 - $19.41
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$14
$19
MEDIAN: $14.43
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$0$105K
Salary $30,025 - $95,593
Bonus $244.68 - $25,759
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $18,121
Commission $2,043 - $49,404
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,980 - $105,547
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 506
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $9.74 - $19.41
Hourly Tips $1.07
Overtime $11.61 - $29.59
Annual Data $0$105K
Bonus $244.68 - $25,759
Commission $2,043 - $49,404
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $18,121
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,980 - $105,547
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 113

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $51,250

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

General Sales Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

General Sales Manager in Sarver:
Learn everything you can, learn from your mistakes, and listen to constructive feedback.

General Sales Manager in Wildwood:
"Be prepared for anything at anytime anywhere."
Bone up on your people skills...Have a plan for each day that will closely get. You to you your monthly plan, which in turn should get you to your annual plan. Be positive in every aspect of your job. Do this daily and you will have more. Good days than bad. Take advantage of all the perks, Custmer golf, Solfball. Co-ed team. Be active in local charity activities as much as posible. Stay. Visible in the communtity..Church functions, County Fairs, Parades and be. A member of local organizations where your customers frequent. The Elks, American Legion, etc.etc. It's a 24 / 7 job don't let anyone tell you different. And you should be rewarded like an owner.

General Sales Manager in Denver:
"Retail sales are not for everyone."
Many hours away from hom, holidays and weekends are spent at the store. If you like cars and love people, what a great career.

General Sales Manager in Dallas:
"First Time Sales Managers."
The former sales people who make is as managers are the ones who can navigate from the ME to the WE effectively.

General Sales Manager in Jacksonville:
"I manage the whole company."
Get ready to work.

Key Stats for General Sales Manager

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 101 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
25%
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Skills That Affect General Sales Manager Salaries

Business Development
▲15%

Budget Management
▲11%

Strategic Sales
▲9%

Leadership
▲8%

Account Sales
▲6%


Training
▲1%

Sales Administration
▼0%

National Average
$51,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼1%

Operations Management
▼1%

Marketing Management
▼1%

Employee Relations
▼3%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Customer Relations
▼7%

Customer Service
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 101 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 35%
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