Average Salary for General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) Employees

Operating out of Pittsburgh, Pa., retail company General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) employs talent in positions ranging from Retail Store Manager to Retail Manager. An average General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) employee can expect to make $34K per year. At General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC), the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is what you do at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your experience level and your city each factor into the equation as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222



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Bringing in the most money are Regional Sales Directors — their earnings average around $69K annually. Retail General Managers are a close second at approximately $42K along with General Store Managers ($30K) and Retail Sales Managers ($30K). General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Retail Managers ($25K on average).

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $41K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (40 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $29K annually.


U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Maryland; salaries there average to $67K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Human Resources Professionals receive bigger paychecks ($51K annually) than those without credentials. Acquiring certification to be a Business Certificate Holder is rewarded with median pay of around $28K per year. Those with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Business Management at General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) come out on top, and their salaries approach about $61K annually.


When it comes to skills, People Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $39K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) is Sales Management, with about two-fifths considering it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Customer Service, Inventory Management, and Sales.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC); the company rewards only a third of respondents with paid vacation time and only one in ten employees with sick leave. A strong majority of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). For the larger part of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a majority of survey participants get dental coverage, too. General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) folks also make good use of a casual working environment, life insurance, gym membership, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC)


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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

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