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Sales Managers in Rhode Island

Want to work in Rhode Island as a Sales Manager? Read this first!

8.0% Jobs Projection
$150,250 Median Salary
80 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Sales Managers in Rhode Island are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Sales Managers in Rhode Island is growing faster than average.

  • Sales Managers in Rhode Island earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Sales Managers Work in Rhode Island?

In Rhode Island, there were 740 people working as Sales Managers in the year 2018.

There were 800 Sales Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 60 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Sales Managers in RI Employment Trend

The typical state has 3,460 Sales Managers working in it, which means Rhode Island has fewer Sales Managers than average.

Sales Managers in RI vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Rhode Island

Jobs for Sales Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 8.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.5%.

Job Projections for Sales Managers: Nation vs. RI

Rhode Island Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 80 annual job openings, and 950 total jobs in 2026 for Sales Managers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 36,300 annual jobs and 414,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Sales Managers Make in Rhode Island?

In 2018 wages for Sales Managers ranged from $67,730 to $208,000 with $150,250 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $32.56 to $100. The median hourly rate was $72.24.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $69.63 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $2.61.

The median salary in Rhode Island is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Sales Managers Earnings: RI vs. National Average

Top Rhode Island Metros for Sales Managers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Sales Managers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA 880 $145,400
Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI 300 $102,240

Top States for Sales Managers Employment

View the list below to see where most Sales Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 76,950 $116,020
Texas 26,420 $128,820
Illinois 24,800 $118,040
New York 23,120 $180,360
Florida 20,060 $107,620
Massachusetts 16,600 $130,900
Georgia 14,890 $128,700
New Jersey 13,890 $149,770
Minnesota 11,120 $118,490
Ohio 10,740 $121,120
Arizona 10,710 $102,340
Michigan 8,640 $131,210
Pennsylvania 8,300 $141,240
Washington 7,340 $128,490
Connecticut 6,850 $132,100
Tennessee 6,810 $97,650
North Carolina 6,790 $131,600
Maryland 6,170 $129,510
Oregon 5,840 $112,250
Virginia 5,790 $160,640

Below are the states where Sales Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New York $180,360
Delaware $161,000
Virginia $160,640
Rhode Island $150,250
New Jersey $149,770
Colorado $145,520
New Hampshire $142,020
Pennsylvania $141,240
Connecticut $132,100
North Carolina $131,600

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Occupation RI Employment Total
Marketing Managers 670

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