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Sales Manager Salary Information in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of sales managers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of sales managers in Baton Rouge 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 Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,310
25th Percentile Wage
$57,950
50th Percentile Wage
$83,790
75th Percentile Wage
$142,330
90th Percentile Wage
$184,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sales managers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $184,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,310.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.42
25th Percentile Wage
$27.86
50th Percentile Wage
$40.29
75th Percentile Wage
$68.43
90th Percentile Wage
$88.60

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for sales managers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $88.60. The median hourly salary is $40.29. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.42.

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
201683,790-13.49%-20.71%
201595,090-3.89%-
201498,790-12.01%-
2013110,6508.59%-
2012101,140--

Table 3. Compare Sales Manager Salary in Baton Rouge with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $83,790 in Baton Rouge is in the middle of salary range for sales managers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of sales managers in Baton Rouge is 18.0 percent (18.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Shreveport-Bossier City and 8.4 percent (8.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Shreveport-Bossier City
$102,220
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$97,480
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$94,290
Monroe
$93,840
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$87,580
Lafayette
$86,900
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$85,620
Baton Rouge
$83,790
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$81,870
Alexandria
$81,430
Lake Charles
$79,500
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$76,730

See also: Top paying jobs in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.