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Sales Managers in Georgia

Want to work in Georgia as a Sales Manager? Read this first!

14.5% Jobs Projection
$128,700 Median Salary
1,580 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Sales Managers in Georgia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Sales Managers in Georgia is growing faster than average.

  • Sales Managers in Georgia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Sales Managers Work in Georgia?

There were approximately 14,890 workers employed as Sales Managers in this state in 2018.

There were 15,750 Sales Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 860 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Sales Managers in GA Employment Trend

The typical state has 3,460 Sales Managers working in it, which means Georgia has more Sales Managers than average.

Sales Managers in GA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Georgia

Jobs for Sales Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 14.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.5%.

Job Projections for Sales Managers: Nation vs. GA

Georgia Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 1,580 annual job openings, and a total of 17,450 jobs for Georgia Sales Managers in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 36,300 annual jobs and 414,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Sales Managers Make in Georgia?

In 2018 wages for Sales Managers ranged from $67,530 to $208,000 with $128,700 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $32.47 to $100. The median hourly rate was $61.88.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $57.7 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $4.18.

The median salary in Georgia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Sales Managers Earnings: GA vs. National Average

Top Georgia Metros for Sales Managers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Sales Managers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 11,640 $132,620
Chattanooga, TN-GA 360 $96,720
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 310 $109,660
Columbus, GA-AL 280 $99,930
Macon, GA 240 $103,900
Gainesville, GA 170 $108,540
Dalton, GA 140 $121,590
Athens-Clarke County, GA 120 $101,260
Brunswick, GA 110 $94,990
Albany, GA 80 $131,170
Rome, GA 80 $129,260
Warner Robins, GA 80 $119,160
Valdosta, GA 50 $103,810
Hinesville, GA 40 $130,180

Top States for Sales Managers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Sales Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 76,950 $116,020
Texas 26,420 $128,820
Illinois 24,800 $118,040
New York 23,120 $180,360
Florida 20,060 $107,620
Massachusetts 16,600 $130,900
Georgia 14,890 $128,700
New Jersey 13,890 $149,770
Minnesota 11,120 $118,490
Ohio 10,740 $121,120
Arizona 10,710 $102,340
Michigan 8,640 $131,210
Pennsylvania 8,300 $141,240
Washington 7,340 $128,490
Connecticut 6,850 $132,100
Tennessee 6,810 $97,650
North Carolina 6,790 $131,600
Maryland 6,170 $129,510
Oregon 5,840 $112,250
Virginia 5,790 $160,640

Below are the states where Sales Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New York $180,360
Delaware $161,000
Virginia $160,640
Rhode Island $150,250
New Jersey $149,770
Colorado $145,520
New Hampshire $142,020
Pennsylvania $141,240
Connecticut $132,100
North Carolina $131,600

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