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I just got offered a promotion to be an Area Sales Manager and mange my own team of account executives in the Bay Area. I want to make sure I have a good idea of what a fair base salary is. Current base salary before promotion is $87,500….what is a fair wage increase for a managerial position? Any insight is appreciated!

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If you’re a sales manager at a tech company that sell software, they can easily be in the $4-500k range. But what area are you in




I think that's pretty on par with the market

What do you/they sell?

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