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Sales Manager Salary Information in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of sales managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of sales managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Sales Managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,680
25th Percentile Wage
$89,770
50th Percentile Wage
$147,080
75th Percentile Wage
$205,070
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sales managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $205,070. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $147,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $51,680.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.85
25th Percentile Wage
$43.16
50th Percentile Wage
$70.70
75th Percentile Wage
$98.59
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for sales managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $98.59. The median hourly salary is $70.70. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.85.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of sales managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016147,080-3.56%-11.82%
2015152,320-5.95%-
2014161,380-4.40%-
2013168,4802.38%-
2012164,470--

Table 3. Compare Sales Manager Salary in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $147,080, San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara is the highest paying city for sales managers in state of California, followed by Oakland-Fremont-Hayward (median annual salary $136,810). In comparison, the median annual salary of sales managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara is 7.0 percent (7.0%) higher than that in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$147,080
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$136,810
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$136,510
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$135,870
Napa
$115,430
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$115,070
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$110,980
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$108,150
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$101,540
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$97,990
Stockton
$97,640
Fresno
$96,140
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$94,180
Modesto
$92,870
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$90,940
Bakersfield-Delano
$88,270
Madera-Chowchilla
$87,470
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$86,160
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$85,610
North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$85,530
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$84,730
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$83,990
Visalia-Porterville
$79,660
Yuba City
$78,170
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$77,460
El Centro
$76,370
Salinas
$72,630
Redding
$65,140
Merced
$64,030
Hanford-Corcoran
$63,860
Chico
$55,860
Vallejo-Fairfield
$55,030
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$54,350
Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$50,050

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