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Assistant Manager, Wholesale Salary

Pay for Assistant Wholesale Managers in the United States is very modest at just $43K per year. Pay ranges from $24K on the low end to $58K per year on the high end. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Men make up the majority of Assistant Wholesale Managers (60 percent) survey respondents. While approximately one in four report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and the greater part have dental, as well. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$30,299 - $62,384
(Median)
$30K
$43K
$62K
MEDIAN: $42,612
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90%

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$9.64 - $20.34
(Median)
$9
$13
$20
MEDIAN: $13.00
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90%

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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$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,299 - $62,384  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,167  
Profit Sharing
$4,913 - $8,258  
Commission
$0.00 - $7,250  
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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$24,076 - $57,595  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 114
National Hourly Rate 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$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.64 - $20.34  
   
Overtime
$14.36 - $33.68  
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.
)
$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,167  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $7,250  
Profit Sharing
$4,913 - $8,258  
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).
)
$24,076 - $57,595  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 81

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Job Description for Assistant Manager, Wholesale

A wholesale assistant manager's primary responsibility is to assist in the day-to-day operations of their department. They work regularly with employees, ensuring maximum productivity by providing guidance, leadership, and discipline as needed. Additionally, wholesale assistant managers supervise wholesale warehouse operations and are expected to oversee inventory, ensure that their employees are on time, and make sure that all of their actions (and their subordinates' actions) are compliant with the company's rules and any relevant laws.

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Assistant Manager, Wholesale Tasks

  • Oversee facility and merchandise areas for conformance to regulations, brand goals and budget.
  • Review, update and report on budget, including payroll, maintenance and profits.
  • Answer questions, communicate with clients and maintain client relationships.
  • Monitor daily operations to maximize store profits.
  • Train and mentor staff, particularly about quality and safety.

Common Career Paths for Assistant Manager, Wholesale


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As Assistant Wholesale Managers transition into upper-level roles such as Operations Manager, they may see a strong upturn in salary. Operations Managers earn $59K on average per year. A common career progression for an Assistant Wholesale Manager is to become a Warehouse Manager or a Wholesale Distributor Branch Manager. Compared to Assistant Wholesale Managers, the first group earns $3K more on average, and the second group earns $20K more.

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Assistant Wholesale Managers who responded to the survey report just a handful of professional skills. Those who have experience with People Management, Customer Service, and Inventory Control can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Inventory Control and Customer Service as skills, however, tend to be associated with significantly smaller paychecks.

Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Manager, Wholesale

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


For Assistant Wholesale Managers, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $35K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $41K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $44K. As Assistant Wholesale Managers reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $50K.

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Experience Affects Assistant Manager, Wholesale Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Assistant Manager, Wholesale Salaries

People Management
up arrow 3%

National Average
$39,000

Customer Service
up arrow 7%

Inventory Control
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 38% employee benefits None: 27%