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Average Salary for Rue 21 Company Employees

Rue 21 Company pays its employees $31K per year on average. At Rue 21 Company, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your job title — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your experience level factors into the equation as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Rue 21 Company typically pays:
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Employer: Rue 21 Company
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Retail Store Manager (10)
$27,181 - $50,684  
[-]Retail Store Manager (10)
Salary$27,018 - $54,498  
Bonus$159.21 - $5,494  
Total Pay$27,181 - $50,684  
[+]Retail Store Assistant Manager (5)
$16,108 - $35,201  
[+]Retail Store Assistant Manager (5)
Total Pay$16,108 - $35,201  
[+]District Manager, Retail (4)
$42,096 - $116,511  
[+]District Manager, Retail (4)
Salary$43,271 - $110,712  
Total Pay$42,096 - $116,511  
[+]Assistant Store Manager (3)
$21,209 - $41,010  
[+]Assistant Store Manager (3)
Total Pay$21,209 - $41,010  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $38K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Rue 21 Company employees (31 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn approximately $40K per year on average.


Across its U.S. offices, the state of West Virginia pays Rue 21 Company the most — $43K annually on average.


Earning $65K per year on average, Retail District Managers receive the most money, followed by Retail Store Managers (about $37K annually).

Certifications and Degrees

It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Rue 21 Company — these employees make the most at around $39K per year.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Recruiting; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $60K annually. People Management is a popular skill among Rue 21 Company workers, with half of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Many workers usually know Merchandising, Leadership, and Operations Management as well.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, the larger part of employees maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Most respondents report having health insurance, and a large number of employees report having dental coverage. Perks also include a casual working environment.

Key Stats for Rue 21 Company


75 %
25 %
$27,181 - $55,955
$38,974 - $57,500
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
United States (change)

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