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Updated: 27 Sep 2014
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Dollar General Corporation
Goodlettsville, Tennessee 37072
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variety stores
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Dollar General Corp
Dollar General Corp. is a U.S. chain of variety stores headquartered in Goodlettsville, Tennessee. As of January 2012, Dollar General operated over 10,000 stores in 40 U.S. states. The stores were founded in 1939 by Cal Turner in Scottsville, Kentucky as J.L. Turner & Son, Inc. In 1968 the business ...
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How This Employer Pays
Dollar General Corporation typically pays its employees
below market
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 88 Dollar General Corporation votes.
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Employer: Dollar General Corporation
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[-]Retail Store Manager (101)
$26,757 - $44,169  
[-]Retail Store Manager (101)
Salary$30,197 - $41,814  
Bonus$0.00 - $6,040  
Commission$154.56 - $10,926  
Profit Disbursement$270.02 - $5,446  
Total Pay$26,757 - $44,169  
[+]Retail Store Assistant Manager (45)
$17,927 - $29,099  
[+]Retail Store Assistant Manager (45)
Salary$26,203 - $47,368  
Bonus$0.00 - $1,014  
Commission$93.62 - $9,720  
Total Pay$17,927 - $29,099  
[+]Sales Associate (23)
$14,850 - $21,273  
[+]Sales Associate (23)
Total Pay$14,850 - $21,273  
[+]Cashier (18)
$14,735 - $19,118  
[+]Cashier (18)
Bonus$1.65 - $948  
Total Pay$14,735 - $19,118  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 368

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Popular Perks 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Life insurance / disability 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Stock purchase plan 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Paid sick leave

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