Career Outlook for Sales Managers

Also known as:  District Sales Manager, E-Commerce Director, Export Manager, Regional Sales Manager, Sales Account Manager, Sales Director, Territory Sales Manager
The overall job outlook for Sales Manager careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 0.29 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.05 percent per year. Demand for Sales Managers is expected to go up, with an expected 79,400 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 3.11 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Sales Managers in the following states
California 54,470
Texas 21,400
Illinois 17,060
New York 14,860
Georgia 14,100
Florida 13,650
New Jersey 13,250
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Sales Managers
Virgin Islands 100
Wyoming 240
South Dakota 270
Guam 330
Montana 380
Alaska 470
Vermont 600