Entry-Level General Sales Manager Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level General Sales Manager earns an average salary of $45,655 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Technical Sales, Budget Management, Leadership, and Business Development.
Entry-Level General Sales Manager Salary (?
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$29,099 - $80,554
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $45,654
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Entry-Level General Sales Manager Salary (?
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$8.70 - $19.06
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$29,099 - $80,554  
   
Bonus
$100.19 - $19,794  
Profit Sharing
$123.82 - $14,899  
Commission
$0.00 - $40,811  
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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$27,312 - $93,819  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 793
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$8.70 - $19.06  
   
Overtime
$9.97 - $28.82  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$100.19 - $19,794  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $40,811  
Profit Sharing
$123.82 - $14,899  
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).
)
$27,312 - $93,819  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 126
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Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
up arrow 41%
New York
up arrow 34%
Houston
up arrow 4%
Denver
up arrow 3%
Los Angeles
up arrow 3%
National Average
$49,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level General Sales Manager Salaries

Technical Sales
up arrow 52%
Budget Management
up arrow 20%
Leadership
up arrow 16%
Business Development
up arrow 14%
Account Sales
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%
Sales Management
up arrow 1%
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 1%
Operations Management
up arrow 1%
Training
0%
National Average
$49,000
Customer Relations
up arrow 8%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%
Strategic Sales
up arrow 11%
Employee Relations
up arrow 15%
Marketing Management
up arrow 23%

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Gender

Female
31%
female alumni
 
Male
69%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 51%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 31%
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