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Sales Manager Salary Information in Tennessee

The average annual and hourly salaries for sales managers in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of sales managers amongst Tennessee areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Sales Managers in Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,580
25th Percentile Wage
$60,780
50th Percentile Wage
$88,270
75th Percentile Wage
$132,910
90th Percentile Wage
$179,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sales managers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $179,620. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $45,580.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21.91
25th Percentile Wage
$29.22
50th Percentile Wage
$42.44
75th Percentile Wage
$63.90
90th Percentile Wage
$86.35

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for sales managers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $86.35. The median hourly salary is $42.44. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.91.

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
201688,2701.71%12.34%
201586,7606.06%-
201481,500-3.58%-
201384,4208.34%-
201277,380--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Sales Managers in Tennessee Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of sales managers in some Tennessee cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of sales managers in state of Tennessee ranges from $49,210 to $97,050. The highest paying area for sales managers in Tennessee is Memphis with a median annual salary of $97,050. The second highest paying city/area in Tennessee State is Chattanooga (mean annual salary $93,960). The lowest paying area is Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $49,210.

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


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