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How Much Does a Senior Business Manager Earn In The United States?

Senior Business Manager Salaries
Updated April 6, 2021
Average Yearly Salary
$136,000
$105,000
$136,000
$176,000
The average senior business manager makes about $136,276 per year. That's $65.52 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $105,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $176,000. Many of senior business managers seem to be drawn to technology and manufacturing companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case senior business managers tend to work at technology, retail, and finance companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Rhode Island, Connecticut and Pennsylvania pay senior business managers the highest salaries.
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Where Senior Business Managers Earn The Most

The darker areas on the map show where senior business managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

How Much Do Senior Business Managers Earn In Different Cities?

While a senior business manager can average a salary of $136,276 per year, or $65.52 per hour, there are many opportunities for senior business managers to make more. For example, in San Francisco, CA you might make $147,090 per year. Other high-paying locations include Middletown, NJ, New York, NY and Seattle, WA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to San Francisco, CA where the average starting salary is $87,000. The highest paying states for senior business managers include Rhode Island, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. Meanwhile, Maine, Arizona, and Mississippi offer the lowest salaries.
Location
1. San Francisco, CA
$147,090
Avg. Salary
$65k
$193k
2. Middletown, NJ
$147,035
Avg. Salary
$65k
$193k
3. New York, NY
$144,558
Avg. Salary
$65k
$193k
4. Seattle, WA
$144,168
Avg. Salary
$65k
$193k
5. McLean, VA
$141,296
Avg. Salary
$65k
$193k
6. Wilmington, DE
$139,477
Avg. Salary
$65k
$193k

High Paying Senior Business Manager Jobs

Which Companies Pay Senior Business Managers The Most?

To earn a high income as a senior business manager, working for Bloomberg or Accenture might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Adobe and Microsoft report highly competitive wages for senior business managers.
Company
Avg. Salary
$121k
$179k
Avg. Salary
$121k
$179k
Avg. Salary
$121k
$179k
Avg. Salary
$121k
$179k
Avg. Salary
$121k
$179k
Avg. Salary
$121k
$179k

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Senior Business Manager Salary History

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    How Much Do Senior Business Managers Make In Different Industries?

    As we previously stated, senior business manager salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that technology, retail, and finance companies tend to offer much higher salaries for senior business managers. For example, senior business managers make a whopping average salary of $141,202 while working for technology companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $130,422 at retail companies and $127,077 at finance companies. But senior business managers may want to avoid working in the telecommunication industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $118,848.
    1. Technology
    $141,202
    Avg. Salary
    $102k
    $155k
    2. Retail
    $130,422
    Avg. Salary
    $102k
    $155k
    3. Finance
    $127,077
    Avg. Salary
    $102k
    $155k
    4. Manufacturing
    $126,183
    Avg. Salary
    $102k
    $155k
    5. Professional
    $123,921
    Avg. Salary
    $102k
    $155k
    6. Hospitality
    $122,193
    Avg. Salary
    $102k
    $155k

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