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Sales Managers in West Virginia

Is West Virginia a good place for you to work as a Sales Manager?

4.3% Jobs Projection
$90,590 Median Salary
60 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Sales Managers in West Virginia is growing slower than average.

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

How Many Sales Managers Work in West Virginia?

In West Virginia, there were 840 people working as Sales Managers in the year 2018.

There were 740 Sales Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 100 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Sales Managers in WV Employment Trend

The typical state has 3,460 Sales Managers working in it, which means West Virginia has fewer Sales Managers than average.

Sales Managers in WV vs. the Average State

Job Projections for West Virginia

Jobs for Sales Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 4.3% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.5%.

Job Projections for Sales Managers: Nation vs. WV

West Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 60 annual Sales Managers job openings in West Virginia, and 720 total jobs in the year 2026.

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

What do Sales Managers Make in West Virginia?

In 2018 wages for Sales Managers ranged from $52,010 to $177,140 with $90,590 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $25 to $85.16. The median hourly rate was $43.55.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $44.93 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $1.38.

The median salary in West Virginia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Sales Managers Earnings: WV vs. National Average

Top West Virginia 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
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 6,170 $155,790
Charleston, WV 170 $93,620
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH 150 $88,540
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV 120 $90,770
Morgantown, WV 90 $106,420
Wheeling, WV-OH 80 $90,350
Beckley, WV 70 $57,670
Parkersburg-Vienna, WV 50 $93,860
Cumberland, MD-WV 50 $95,180
Winchester, VA-WV 40 $146,520
Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH 30 $102,210

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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