The average salary for an Early-Career General Sales Manager with Customer Relationship Management (CRM) skills is $50,471.
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Job Description for General Sales Manager
General sales managers oversee the sales department at a company or business. Their duties often include hiring and training sales employees, working with the sales team to ensure they meet goals and targets, compiling data from the sales team to present to upper management, and ensuring that the company is bringing in enough revenue. Depending on the size of the business, a general sales manager may also be responsible for general marketing duties, such as strategic planning or developing effec…Read more
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Popular Skills for General Sales Manager
Skills in Sales Management, Leadership and Business Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service and Customer Relations.
Pay by Experience Level for General Sales Manager
An entry-level General Sales Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $46,602 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career General Sales Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,001 based on 150 salaries. An experienced General Sales Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,134 based on 206 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $71,649.
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Employees with General Sales Manager in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 33.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (30.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (11.8% less) and Houston, Texas (0.9% less).
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