Regional Sales Directors are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $69K per year on average; Retail General Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to about $42K, followed by General Store Managers earning $30K and Retail Sales Managers making approximately $30K. General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Retail Store Managers ($26K on average).
Residents of the company's headquarter city of Pittsburgh, Pa. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $53K annually; other top-paying cities include Greenville, S.C. ($45K) and Knoxville, Tenn. ($38K). Across its U.S. offices, the state of Pennsylvania pays General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) the most — about $53K per year on average.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) for between five and 10 years earn approximately $41K annually on average. The largest slice of the General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) workforce (37 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $26K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Human Resources Professionals, who make around $51K annually. General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) workers who hold a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Business Management are also well compensated, earning $61K on average.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Merchandising; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $31K per year. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, one-half of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Sales Management, Inventory Management, and Operations Management.
Benefits and Perks
A fair number of employees set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). The larger part of respondents receive health insurance, and the larger part of survey participants get dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) are a casual working environment, flexible hours, a company cell phone, gym membership, and life insurance.