Front End Manager Salary

Median pay for Front End Managers in the United States is around $13.63 per hour. Compensation ranges between $9.08 per hour and $19.35. The specific employer and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, nearly one in five are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a fair number and dental insurance is reported by the larger part. Most Front End Managers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Front End Managers making up 72 percent. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$31,900 - $69,422
$32K
$40K
$69K
MEDIAN: $39,780
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$9.08 - $19.35
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MEDIAN: $13.63
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$0$69K
Salary $31,900 - $69,422
Bonus $0.00 - $10,500
Profit Sharing $1,500
Commission $0.00
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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$19,993 - $50,261
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 63
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $9.08 - $19.35
Hourly Tips $2.50
Overtime $14.73 - $28.26
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,500
Commission $0.00
Profit Sharing $1,500
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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$19,993 - $50,261
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 160

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Job Description for Front End Manager

A front end manager is usually visible throughout a supermarket, in areas such as the merchandise aisles, customer service, and the checkout process. The aim of the manager is to create a pleasant shopping experience for customers. The front end manager will interact directly with customers and offer them assistance whenever necessary. When customers have complaints, the front end manager will have to come up with solutions in order to resolve them.

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Front End Manager Tasks

  • Facilitate communication between management and staff, and update staff on changes in policies or procedures.
  • Handle scheduling to keep the front end fully staffed, and participate in hiring and training new employees.
  • Manage the cashiers and other front end store employees, and strive to meet sales objectives.
  • Uphold high standards of customer service and conduct employee evaluations.

Front End Manager Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Front End Manager


The Kroger Company offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $41K.

Not only do salaries lack room to grow — pay ranges from $17K to just $22K — but Food City offers the lowest pay in town to boot, with a median paycheck of $19K.

Popular Skills for Front End Manager


Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Most notably, facility with Operations Management and Job Scheduling are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 27 percent and 10 percent, respectively. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Cash Flow Management and Customer Relationship Management. Those educated in Customer Service tend to be well versed in Cash Handling and Cash Flow Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Front End Manager

Pay by Experience for a Front End Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Front End Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 113 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Front End Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 72 salaries. An experienced Front End Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 64 salaries. A Front End Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 28 salaries.

Front End Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Front End Manager?

Front End Manager in Colorado Springs:
"Great."
Pros: People interaction leadership.
Cons: Poor communication.

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Key Stats for Front End Manager

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Front End Manager Salaries

▲20%

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
$33,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Front End Manager Salaries

Operations Management
▲27%

Job Scheduling
▲10%

Scheduling
▲2%



National Average
$33,000

Customer Service
▼2%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼6%

Cash Flow Management
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 21%
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