Marketing and Sales Manager Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of marketing and sales managers in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare marketing and sales manager salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Marketing and Sales Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage
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Table 1 shows the average annual salary for marketing and sales managers in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) marketing and sales managers is $168,340. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $127,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid marketing and sales managers is $69,000.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of marketing and sales managers in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

Compare Marketing and Sales Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of marketing and sales managers in 107 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for marketing and sales manager occupations is the computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing industry with an annual salary $163,530. The lowest paying industry is the tobacco manufacturing industry (annual salary $80,160). For detailed marketing and sales manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
Seafood Product Preparation and Packaging
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
Chemical Manufacturing
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
Household Appliance Manufacturing
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
Paper Manufacturing
Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
Fabric Mills
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
Textile Mills
Apparel Manufacturing
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
Other Food Manufacturing
Textile Furnishings Mills
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
Other Furniture Related Product Manufacturing
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
Plastics Product Manufacturing
Primary Metal Manufacturing
Other Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
Textile and Fabric Finishing and Fabric Coating Mills
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
Animal Food Manufacturing
Grain and Oilseed Milling
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
Dairy Product Manufacturing
Machinery Manufacturing
Food Manufacturing
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
Hardware Manufacturing
Textile Product Mills
Railroad Rolling Stock Manufacturing
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
Footwear Manufacturing
Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing
Forging and Stamping
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
Household and Institutional Furniture Manufacturing
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
Household and Institutional Furniture and Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturing
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Wood Kitchen Cabinet and Countertop Manufacturing
Animal Slaughtering and Processing
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Steel Product Manufacturing from Purchased Steel
Veneer, Plywood, and Engineered Wood Product Manufacturing
Printing and Related Support Activities
Printing and Related Support Activities
Other Textile Product Mills
Machine Shops
Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
Coating, Engraving, Heat Treating, and Allied Activities
Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
Spring and Wire Product Manufacturing
Rubber Product Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
Sawmills and Wood Preservation
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
Wood Product Manufacturing
Cement and Concrete Product Manufacturing
Ship and Boat Building
Apparel Accessories and Other Apparel Manufacturing
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
Beverage Manufacturing
Other Wood Product Manufacturing
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
Jewelry and Silverware Manufacturing
Pesticide, Fertilizer, and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing
Tobacco Manufacturing

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].


Highest paying industries for marketing and sales managers.