The average salary for a National Sales Manager in Canada is C$87,232.
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C$55k - C$128k
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Job Description for National Sales Manager
National sales managers must have worked as successful salespersons. In addition to being good salespersons, they must have leadership and managerial skills. Most of the time, they oversee area managers, regional managers, territory managers, district managers, and product specialists. They may also be required to perform direct sales. They must be knowledgeable with the products or services that their company sells. They must be proficient in sales performance analysis. Since one of the…Read more
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Popular Skills for National Sales Manager
Skills in National Sales and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Business Development and Sales Management.
Pay by Experience Level for National Sales Manager
An entry-level National Sales Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$50,615 based on 5 salaries. An early career National Sales Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$74,458 based on 50 salaries. A mid-career National Sales Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$82,554 based on 107 salaries. An experienced National Sales Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$89,683 based on 183 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$97,932.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with National Sales Manager in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 27.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (4.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (14.2% less), Vancouver, British Columbia (11.2% less) and Mississauga, Ontario (3.1% less).
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