Career Details

Sales Manager (Resort)

Career Overview

Amy, the sales manager featured in the video, works at a beach resort. Her primary job is to recruit and manage groups who come in to stay at the resort. The salaries listed are for "event planners" in general - not exactly what she does, but related.


A four-year bachelor's degree in hospitality management, marketing, business, or a related field will definitely help someone to obtain this position.

Salary Expectations

Low End:
High End:
$25,000 /yr
$47,000 /yr
$83,000 /yr

Recommended Courses

  • Psychology
  • Business
  • English - as much as possible!
  • Hospitality
  • Public Relations
  • Marketing
Future Outlook

The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.

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Work Environment

This type of a sales manager will generally work out of an office, but will do some traveling locally to recruit customers.


Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook

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