Convenience Store Manager Salary

Convenience Store Managers in the United States may have to scrimp and save; the median compensation is $35K annually. The pay spectrum stretches from $22K to $50K per year. Overall cash earnings for Convenience Store Managers stretch from $22K on the lower end to $50K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $10K from bonuses and $12K from profit sharing. This group's pay is mainly influenced by the specific employer, followed by geography and experience level. Female Convenience Store Managers are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (60 percent) are women. Although more than half have medical coverage and two in five have dental coverage, just over two-fifths claim no health benefits at all. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Convenience Store Managers. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
Read More
$25,429 - $47,878
(Median)
$25K
$35K
$48K
MEDIAN: $35,230
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$8.84 - $16.75
(Median)
$8
$12
$17
MEDIAN: $11.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$25,429 - $47,878  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,655  
Profit Sharing
$456.15 - $11,836  
Commission
$0.00 - $6,155  
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).
)
$22,487 - $50,195  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,018
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.84 - $16.75  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.68  
Overtime
$9.13 - $22.82  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,655  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $6,155  
Profit Sharing
$456.15 - $11,836  
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).
)
$22,487 - $50,195  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 336
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Convenience Store Manager

Convenience store managers are responsible for the day-to-day operations of their store, as well as supervising all employees. The store manager sets goals and follows up with the team to ensure those goals are met. They work closely with the management team to develop an effective sales/customer service team. They are responsible for taking notes, setting goals, conducting meetings, and talking to corporate about these goals.

Read More...

Convenience Store Manager Tasks

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

Retail Store Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Convenience Store Manager


7-Eleven, Inc., Circle K Stores, Inc., Casey's General Stores, Inc., Speedway SuperAmerica LLC, and Circlek are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of Convenience Store Managers. Convenience Store Managers flock to Cumberland Farms, Inc. for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $47K lead the pack in compensation; however, Cumberland Farms, Inc. also provides employees with a wide spectrum of compensation ranging from $40K at one end to $72K at the other end. Those in search of high salaries should also consider Speedway SuperAmerica LLC, 7-Eleven, Inc., and Circle K Stores, Inc., top-paying firms where Convenience Store Managers rake in a comfortable $43K, $40K, or $39K, respectively.

Casey's General Stores, Inc. offers the lowest compensation; the median salary there averages out to only $32K. The pay range is also narrow, ranging between $24K and $44K. Workers at The Kangaroo Express, Circlek, and Murphy Oil Corp also face smaller salaries than the rest of the field — average earnings for these employers come to $36K, $38K, and $38K respectively.

Popular Skills for Convenience Store Manager


Survey results suggest that Convenience Store Managers put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Merchandising, Operations Management, Sales Management, and Inventory Management are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Order Inventory, Payroll Administration, and Bookkeeping. Those educated in Customer Service tend to be well versed in Sales Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Convenience Store Manager

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


For Convenience Store Managers, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $32K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $36K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Convenience Store Managers make a median salary of $38K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $40K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $34,766

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Home to some of the best pay for Convenience Store Managers, Minneapolis offers exceptional salaries, 32 percent above the national average. Convenience Store Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Baltimore (+27 percent), Worcester (+23 percent), Jacksonville (+22 percent), and San Antonio (+19 percent).

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Convenience Store Manager Salaries




National Average
$35,000


Skills That Affect Convenience Store Manager Salaries

Merchandising
up arrow 15%

Operations Management
up arrow 3%

Sales Management
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Inventory Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$35,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 1%

Inventory Control
up arrow 4%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 10%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 10%

Order Inventory
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 205 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
medical benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 43%
ADVERTISEMENT