How much does a Travel Manager make in the United States? The average Travel Manager salary in the United States is $94,150 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $79,375 and $110,875. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Travel Manager

Travel Manager directs the operation of the company's travel services. Administers and monitors the travel policies, guidelines, and budget to deliver efficient travel arrangements. Being a Travel Manager prepares periodic budget and utilization reports. Provides guidance to employees about travel requirements including visa, medical, and special conditions. Additionally, Travel Manager may require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Travel Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Travel Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Travel Manager: Budget Administration, Travel & Expense Software, Vendor Selection, Travel Agency Software ...More

Salary estimation for Travel Manager at companies like : BRIGHT HORIZONS FAMILY SOLUTIONS INC., DYCOM INDUSTRIES INC, EMCOR Group, Inc.