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The average Guitar Center employee earns $46K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for Guitar Center employees is how long you've been working, though your city plays a role as well. This synopsis is derived from the responses of individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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|Bonus||$1,587 - $23,934|
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 43
Those who stay for at least five years earn noticeably more; average salaries at that point reach $73K. On the whole, the greater proportion of employees (45 percent) have a tenure of one to four years and bring home about $50K per year.
Residents of Los Angeles pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $90K annually; other top-paying cities include Frederick (approximately $79K) and the company's headquarter city of Westlake Village (around $61K). U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Maryland; salaries there average to $79K per year.
Earning approximately $53K on average, Retail General Managers receive the most money.
Guitar Center compensates Associate's Degree-holders the most at $96K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Data Analysis; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $82K. Microsoft Excel is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; approximately one-fifth of Guitar Center's people use it regularly. Customer Service, Sales Management, and Hiring were also reported by many survey participants.
Two-fifths of workers — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. The greater part of workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a solid majority of workers, and a strong majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. The list of perks also includes a casual working environment, life insurance, gym membership, and a company cell phone.
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