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Senior Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$133,000
$100,000
$133,000
$177,000
Senior managers in the United States make an average salary of $133,508 per year or $64.19 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $100,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $177,000. As most things go, location can be critical. New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Delaware provide the highest senior manager salaries.
Best Paying Cities
New York, NY
$148,607
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Map of Senior Manager Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Senior Managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Average Senior Manager Salary By Location

While a senior manager can average a salary of $133,508 per year, or $64.19 per hour, there are many opportunities for senior managers to make more. For example, in New York, NY you might make $148,607 per year. Other high-paying locations include Jersey City, NJ, Mountain View, CA and McLean, VA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to New York, NY where the average starting salary is $89,000. The highest paying states for senior managers include New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Meanwhile, Idaho, Utah, and Alaska offer the lowest salaries.

City
Average Salary
New York, NY
New York, NY
$148,607
$149k
Jersey City, NJ
Jersey City, NJ
$143,971
$144k
Mountain View, CA
Mountain View, CA
$143,661
$144k
McLean, VA
McLean, VA
$143,237
$143k
Stamford, CT
Stamford, CT
$142,821
$143k
Washington, DC
Washington, DC
$142,067
$142k
Wilmington, DE
Wilmington, DE
$141,635
$142k
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia, PA
$133,539
$134k
Boston, MA
Boston, MA
$130,089
$130k
Raleigh, NC
Raleigh, NC
$127,616
$128k

High Paying Senior Manager Jobs

Average Senior Manager Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Ernst & Young US and Wipfli as they offer the highest salaries for senior managers.

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    Average Senior Manager Pay By Industry

    The salary for a senior manager can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for senior managers tend to be found in technology, health care, and finance companies. In fact, senior managers can make a yearly salary of $144,960 while working for technology companies.

    Industry
    Average Salary
    Technology
    Technology
    $144,960
    $145k
    Health Care
    Health Care
    $140,255
    $140k
    Finance
    Finance
    $134,747
    $135k
    Professional
    Professional
    $129,872
    $130k
    Retail
    Retail
    $129,254
    $129k
    Manufacturing
    Manufacturing
    $124,714
    $125k
    Hospitality
    Hospitality
    $123,150
    $123k

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