Sales Manager By: Rachel Scobee


  • Job Description
  • Work Environment
  • Education Required
  • Pay
  • Job Outlook
  • Similar Occupations
  • Summary

Job Description

  • Talk to customers about sales and products
  • Prepare budgets
  • Monitor sales
  • Analyze sales statistics
  • Project sales

Work Environment

  • Long Hours
  • Including weekends and evenings
  • Lots of responsibility
  • Can be stressful
  • Desk job

Education Required

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5 years work experience
  • Works well with computer
  • Can work well with stress


As a sale manager you can earn an average of $113,860 per year. You can earn an average of $54.74 per hour.

Job Outlook

The employment of sales managers is expected to increase by 5% from 2014 to 2024. As companies expand there will be a greater need for sales managers.

Similar Occupations

  • Advertising Sales Agents
  • Buying and Purchasing Agents
  • Market Research Analysts
  • Public Relations Manager


To be a sales manager you have to be able to work with stress, stay organized, and be a good leader.


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