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Area Sales Manager Retail Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$115,277 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Area Sales Manager Retail is $115,277 a year and $55 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Area Sales Manager Retail is between $63,914 and $147,061. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Area Sales Manager Retail. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Manages operations of retail stores in assigned geographic area.
  • Oversees Store Managers.
  • Develops and implements methods and procedures for monitoring store activities, such as sales, expenditures, progress reports, etc., in order to inform management of current status of store activities.
  • Interprets company policy to employees and enforces safety regulations.
  • NOTE: ERI's findings based on experience.
Area Sales Manager Retail Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Sales Managers

Job family population: 371,410

Estimated population of Area Sales Manager Retail jobs: 15,079

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Area Sales Manager Retail Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Junior Product Manager - Entry Level Sales
May 7
Chicago, IL, USA
Summit Retail Solutions
SUMMIT RETAIL SOLUTIONS is seeking Junior Product Manager's and Entry Level Sales Associates to join their promotions team in the local area. Summit Retail Solutions is dedicated to creating success ...
Sales Manager - Smart Home Pro
May 5
Chicago, IL, USA
Chicago Marketing Inc
... retail venue referrals, and other sales channel methods. You will be working directly with ... Chicago Marketing is one of the best, if not the best opportunity in the Chicago area to earn a Six ...
Entry Level Sales Manager
May 13
Palatine, IL, USA
The Job Window
... area, reaching out to prospects and introducing our client's services. * Create a great first ... Degree or relevant experience in sales, retail sales, sales management, retail management, event ...
Specialty Sales Manager, Connections
Apr 5
Chicago, IL, USA
Best Buy
You will play a vital role managing end-to-end operation of a specialty area (Best Buy Mobile and ... retailer of electronics, computers and appliances with stores located in and around major malls ...
Assistant Sales Manager - Full Time
Apr 15
Batavia, IL, USA
Capital Energy Group
The Assistant Sales Manager works directly with consumers and clients in the Schaumburg area, so a ... Sales, Marketing, customer service, consulting, leadership, retail, management, customer service ...
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