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Beauty Counter Manager Salary

Most Beauty Counter Managers in the United States are women. The median pay for people in this role is approximately $14.41 per hour. The particular firm is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, about one in four claim no health benefits at all. Job satisfaction for Beauty Counter Managers is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$23,712 - $46,333
(Median)
$24K
$35K
$46K
MEDIAN: $35,083
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$9.86 - $19.60
(Median)
$9
$14
$20
MEDIAN: $14.00
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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$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$23,712 - $46,333  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,949  
Commission
$102.13 - $9,729  
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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$20,838 - $44,371  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 29
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.86 - $19.60  
   
Overtime
$11.36 - $30.20  
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$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,949  
   
Commission
$102.13 - $9,729  
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).
)
$20,838 - $44,371  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 181
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Job Description for Beauty Counter Manager

Beauty counter managers are typically employed by department stores and cosmetic/make-up stores, but are also hired directly by cosmetics/make-up manufacturers. Some employers may not have specific education requirements, while others prefer applicants with at least a high school diploma. In addition, some companies do not require applicants to have prior experience, while others may prefer those with two or more years of retail experience.

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Beauty Counter Manager Tasks

  • Maintain store health and safety regulations.
  • Communicate best sellers and any inventory issues to the general manager.
  • Maintain and adjust merchandise display to match industry and departmental standards.
  • Promote a culture of excellent customer service and positive vendor relationships.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Beauty Counter Manager


Beauty Counter Managers flock to Nordstrom, Inc. for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $38K lead the pack in compensation; however, Nordstrom, Inc. also provides employees with a wide spectrum of compensation ranging from $30K at one end to $54K at the other end.


Typical Beauty Counter Managers report a focused set of job skills. Sales and Sales Management are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 6 percent and 4 percent, respectively.

Pay by Experience Level for Beauty Counter Manager

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $31K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $34K. Beauty Counter Managers who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $34K. Beauty Counter Managers who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $35K.

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Experience Affects Beauty Counter Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$32,000

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Beauty Counter Manager Salaries

Sales
up arrow 6%

Sales Management
up arrow 4%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

National Average
$32,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 24%
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