Assistant General Manager (AGM) Salary

For Assistant General Managers, annual average wages total $45K per year. Cash earnings for Assistant General Managers — which occasionally include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $12K from profit sharing — stretch from around $28K to approximately $75K. This group's pay is mainly influenced by experience level, followed by the particular city and the individual firm. While some workers in this profession — nearly one-fourth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and more than half have dental insurance. Male Assistant General Managers are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 61 percent of professionals. For the most part, Assistant General Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction.

$30,398 - $73,374
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$73K
MEDIAN: $44,945
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$9.16 - $19.18
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National Salary 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.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$30,398 - $73,374  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,199  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $11,947  
Commission
$293.61 - $20,426  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,792 - $75,136  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,923
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$9.16 - $19.18  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.17 - $12.76  
Overtime
$12.21 - $28.55  
National Annualized 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.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,199  
   
Commission
$293.61 - $20,426  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $11,947  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,792 - $75,136  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 315
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Job Description for Assistant General Manager (AGM)

An assistant general manager, or AGM, is normally a subordinate to a general manager, who delegates tasks and gives the assistant a certain amount of managerial responsibility. The general manager may delegate based on personal preference or on company policy, but usually the assistant general manager is responsible for tasks such as schedule generation, day-to-day oversight of company procedures and operations, and some disciplinary actions. In addition, an AGM may be in charge of evaluating employees throughout the year, as well as hiring and training new employees as necessary.

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Assistant General Manager (AGM) Tasks

  • Schedule employee shifts and administer payroll.
  • Work to realize financial objectives by motivating staff and implementing marketing strategies.
  • Supervise employees, making sure they follow regulations and meet customer service standards.

Common Career Paths for Assistant General Manager (AGM)


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Though not the most common occurrence, Assistant General Managers sometimes become Directors of Operations, where the average income is $87K per year. Assistant General Managers typically move into roles as Restaurant General Managers or Hotel General Managers, and those positions pay $1K more and $8K more, respectively.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Assistant General Manager (AGM)


Known for taking on a considerable number of Assistant General Managers, Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc., Taco Bell Corporation, Advance Auto Parts, Inc., Burger King Corporation, and Bob Evans Restaurants are leading firms in the industry. Assistant General Managers flock to Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $51K lead the pack in compensation; however, Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. also provides employees with a wide spectrum of compensation ranging from $33K at one end to $60K at the other end. Other employers shelling out big bucks include Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc, Stripes Llc., and Bob Evans Restaurants, where Assistant General Managers typically earn around $49K, $44K, or $39K, respectively.

Burger King Corporation, Advance Auto Parts, Inc., and Taco Bell Corporation are a few other employers known for handing out relatively lightweight salaries ($30K, $31K, and $33K respectively).

Popular Skills for Assistant General Manager (AGM)


Assistant General Managers report using a deep pool of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Operations Management, Budget Management, and Customer Relationship Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 5 percent and 16 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Sales, Customer Service, and Inventory Management. It is often found that people who know Customer Service are also skilled in Leadership and Training.

Pay by Experience Level for Assistant General Manager (AGM)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Assistant General Managers. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $38K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $46K. For Assistant General Managers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $51K. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $61K on average.

Pay Difference by Location


For those looking to make money, Assistant General Managers in Los Angeles enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 39 percent above the national average. Assistant General Managers will also find cushy salaries in New York (+39 percent), San Francisco (+33 percent), San Diego (+27 percent), and Chicago (+24 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 10 percent south of the national average, can be found in Charlotte.

Assistant General Manager (AGM) Reviews

What is it like working as an Assistant General Manager (AGM)?

Assistant General Manager (AGM) in Tallahassee:
"Break out."
Pros: Before this job I was shy and quiet but having to constantly interact with customers, weather over the phone or in person it has gotten me to be more outgoing and open.
Cons: I work10 feet from the stadium surrounded by three different schools so dealing with drunk college kids is a constant;and they tend to be more rude than the average customer. I also work 50 plus hours a week so I never get to see my family.

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Experience Affects Assistant General Manager (AGM) Salaries




National Average
$44,000


Skills That Affect Assistant General Manager (AGM) Salaries




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Sales Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 398 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 27%
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