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Sales Managers

Job Information

Plan, direct, or coordinate the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.


  • Keen competition is expected for these highly coveted jobs.
  • College graduates with related experience, a high level of creativity, and strong communication and computer skills should have the best job opportunities.
  • High earnings, substantial travel, and long hours, including evenings and weekends, are common.
  • Because of the importance and high visibility of their jobs, these managers often are prime candidates for advancement to the highest ranks.


Personality I'm good with people
Salary $101,640/yr ($50.82/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education Bachelors