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Sales Manager Salary Information in Columbus, Ohio

The annual and hourly salary statistics of sales managers in Columbus, Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of sales managers in Columbus 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 Columbus, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,590
25th Percentile Wage
$87,410
50th Percentile Wage
$112,390
75th Percentile Wage
$147,700
90th Percentile Wage
$190,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sales managers in Columbus, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $190,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $112,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,590.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.02
25th Percentile Wage
$42.03
50th Percentile Wage
$54.03
75th Percentile Wage
$71.01
90th Percentile Wage
$91.37

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for sales managers in Columbus, Ohio. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $91.37. The median hourly salary is $54.03. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.02.

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
2016112,3907.85%2.62%
2015103,5702.12%-
2014101,370-3.99%-
2013105,410-3.82%-
2012109,440--

Table 3. Compare Sales Manager Salary in Columbus with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $112,390 in Columbus is in the middle of salary range for sales managers in state of Ohio. In comparison, the annual salary of sales managers in Columbus is 10.9 percent (10.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Cincinnati-Middletown and 26.4 percent (26.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Sandusky.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cincinnati-Middletown
$126,130
Akron
$118,120
Mansfield
$117,270
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$115,020
Dayton
$114,230
Columbus
$112,390
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$111,950
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$103,610
Toledo
$102,280
Lima
$101,600
Canton-Massillon
$100,710
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$98,340
Springfield
$89,940
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$88,050
Sandusky
$82,720

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.