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Sales Manager Retail Area Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$115,295 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sales Manager Retail Area is $115,295 a year and $55 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Sales Manager Retail Area is between $63,924 and $147,085. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Sales Manager Retail Area. 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.
Sales Manager Retail Area Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Sales Managers

Job family population: 371,410

Estimated population of Sales Manager Retail Area 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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Sales Manager Retail Area 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 ...
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 ...
Entry Level Marketing & Sales Manager Trainee
Mar 24
Barrington, IL, USA
Brand Management Firm
... area. Our company specializes in taking a direct approach for customer retention and client ... This means you will be dealing with all consumers one-on-one, face-to-face in a retail setting.
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