Sales Manager Salary Information in Ames, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of sales managers in Ames, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of sales managers in Ames is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Sales Managers in Ames, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,820
25th Percentile Wage
$88,070
50th Percentile Wage
$115,640
75th Percentile Wage
$139,820
90th Percentile Wage
$182,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sales managers in Ames, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $182,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $115,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,820.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sales managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$115,640
7.98% -5.83%
2016
$106,410
13.91% -
2015
$91,610
3.20% -
2014
$88,680
-37.97% -
2013
$122,350
-0.02% -
2012
$122,380
- -

Table 3. Compare Sales Manager Salary in Ames with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $115,640, Ames is the highest paying city for sales managers in state of Iowa, followed by Davenport-Moline-Rock Island (median annual salary $107,760). In comparison, the median annual salary of sales managers in Ames is 6.8 percent (6.8%) higher than that in Davenport-Moline-Rock Island.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ames
$115,640
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$107,760
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$106,820
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$99,320
Cedar Rapids
$98,030
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$97,640
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$94,590
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$94,060
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$92,520
Iowa City
$87,450
Dubuque
$83,270



See also: Top paying jobs in Ames, Iowa.