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Sales Manager Salary Information in Memphis, Tennessee

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,920
25th Percentile Wage
$60,500
50th Percentile Wage
$97,050
75th Percentile Wage
$139,870
90th Percentile Wage
$193,830

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sales managers in Memphis, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $193,830. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $97,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $45,920.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.08
25th Percentile Wage
$29.09
50th Percentile Wage
$46.66
75th Percentile Wage
$67.23
90th Percentile Wage
$93.19

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for sales managers in Memphis, Tennessee. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $93.19. The median hourly salary is $46.66. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.08.

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
201697,0506.74%12.41%
201590,5104.25%-
201486,660-5.55%-
201391,4707.06%-
201285,010--

Table 3. Compare Sales Manager Salary in Memphis with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $97,050, Memphis is the highest paying city for sales managers in state of Tennessee, followed by Chattanooga (median annual salary $93,960). In comparison, the median annual salary of sales managers in Memphis is 3.2 percent (3.2%) higher than that in Chattanooga.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$97,050
Chattanooga
$93,960
Knoxville
$92,020
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$90,120
Clarksville
$89,020
Cleveland
$88,270
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$85,470
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$84,620
Jackson
$84,590
Johnson City
$79,530
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$73,170
Morristown
$65,250
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$49,210

See also: Top paying jobs in Memphis, Tennessee.