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Front End Manager Salary

Median pay for Front End Managers in the United States is around $11.98 per hour. Earnings generally vary between $8.78 per hour and $19.03. More than half of Front End Managers (61 percent) survey participants are women. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and just over a half have dental coverage, one in four claim no health benefits at all. For the most part, Front End Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
$28,952 - $70,200
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $40,534
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$8.78 - $19.03
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$28,952 - $70,200  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,817  
Profit Sharing
$203.47 - $5,896  
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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$19,438 - $61,355  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 61
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$8.78 - $19.03  
   
Overtime
$12.47 - $29.36  
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 - $5,817  
   
Profit Sharing
$203.47 - $5,896  
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).
)
$19,438 - $61,355  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 93
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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.

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Front End Managers who responded to the survey report just a handful of professional skills. Most notably, skills in People Management, Customer Relationship Management, Customer Service, and Cash Handling are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing Cash Handling and Customer Service as skills, on the other hand, should be prepared for drastically lower pay.

Pay by Experience Level for Front End Manager

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


Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $29K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $40K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Front End Managers who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $36K. Front End 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 Front End Manager Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$33,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Front End Manager Salaries

People Management
up arrow 11%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 4%

National Average
$33,000


Cash Handling
up arrow 32%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 26%