Bookstore Manager Salary

A Bookstore Manager earns an average salary of $39,356 per year.

$28,522 - $60,551
$29K
$40K
$61K
MEDIAN: $39,693
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$10.02 - $19.87
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MEDIAN: $14.91
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$28,522 - $60,551  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
Commission
$6,000  
Total Pay (?
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$25,000 - $58,465  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.02 - $19.87  
   
Overtime
$20.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
Commission
$6,000  
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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$25,000 - $58,465  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Job Description for Bookstore Manager

As with other high-level retail positions, the role of a bookstore manager can be quite diverse. While there are no formal educational requirements, a high school diploma and prior experience in a retail environment are basic prerequisites, and a bachelor’s degree in business or management is highly beneficial. These managers, of course, should also have love for and knowledge of books and literature and be well-versed in management-level retail functions such as budgeting, maintaining inventory, accounting, cashiering, and management principles to efficiently run a bookstore and team of employees.

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Bookstore Manager Tasks

  • Manage overall day to day operations of the store, including hiring, reviewing, and employee scheduling.
  • Assist in planning annual or specific budgets.
  • Develop rapport and make connections with the retail team and customers.
  • Set and track retail goals and objectives.

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Pay by Experience Level for Bookstore Manager

Pay by Experience for a Bookstore Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Bookstore Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bookstore Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Bookstore Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 23 salaries. A Bookstore Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 11 salaries.

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Key Stats for Bookstore Manager

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Bookstore Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲27%

▼0%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼9%

Skills That Affect Bookstore Manager Salaries

National Average
$38,000



People Management
▼35%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 35%
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