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Sales Manager Salary Information in Wilmington, North Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of sales managers in Wilmington, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of sales managers in Wilmington 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 Wilmington, North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sales managers in Wilmington, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $163,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $47,100.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sales managers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
5.57% 20.09%
15.37% -
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Table 3. Compare Sales Manager Salary in Wilmington with Other North Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $88,820 in Wilmington is in the middle of salary range for sales managers in state of North Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of sales managers in Wilmington is 38.3 percent (38.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Winston-Salem and 22.0 percent (22.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Durham-Chapel Hill
Greensboro-High Point
Rocky Mount
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Wilmington, North Carolina.