The salary statistics and trend of sales managers in the industry of research and development in the physical, engineering, and life sciences are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare sales manager salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$91,400|
|25th Percentile Wage||$119,490|
|50th Percentile Wage||$160,950|
|75th Percentile Wage||$207,780|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for sales managers in the industry of research and development in the physical, engineering, and life sciences. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) sales managers is $207,780. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $160,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent sales managers is $91,400.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sales managers in the industry of Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of sales managers in 15 industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of sales managers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.
|Industry||Median Annual Salary|
|Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities|| |
|Scientific Research and Development Services|| |
|Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences|| |
|Legal Services|| |
|Engineering Services|| |
|Computer Systems Design and Related Services|| |
|Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services|| |
|Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services|| |
|Specialized Design Services|| |
|Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services|| |
|Testing Laboratories|| |
|Photographic Services|| |