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Sales Managers in Michigan

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6.9% Jobs Projection
$131,210 Median Salary
1,000 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Sales Managers Work in Michigan?

In 2018, there were 8,640 Sales Managers working in the state.

There were 9,770 Sales Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 1,130 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Sales Managers in MI Employment Trend

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

Sales Managers in MI vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Michigan

Jobs for Sales Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 6.9% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.5%.

Job Projections for Sales Managers: Nation vs. MI

Michigan Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 1,000 annual job openings, and 11,500 total jobs in 2026 for Sales Managers in this state.

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

What do Sales Managers Make in Michigan?

In 2018 wages for Sales Managers ranged from $70,590 to $208,000 with $131,210 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $33.94 to $100. The median hourly rate was $63.08.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $60.45 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $2.63.

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

Sales Managers Earnings: MI vs. National Average

Top Michigan 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
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 4,950 $136,760
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI 1,190 $124,480
Ann Arbor, MI 350 $120,590
Lansing-East Lansing, MI 260 $116,250
Kalamazoo-Portage, MI 240 n/a
Flint, MI 210 $123,030
South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI 200 $115,550
Saginaw, MI 120 $131,430
Midland, MI 100 $130,560
Jackson, MI 90 $138,160
Muskegon, MI 80 $126,500
Niles-Benton Harbor, MI 70 $109,520
Battle Creek, MI 60 $108,350
Monroe, MI 50 $152,130

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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