Median pay for Front End Managers in the United States is around $13.07 per hour. The pay spectrum stretches from $8.96 per hour to $18.91. The specific employer is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and close to a fourth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a strong majority and dental coverage is claimed by more than half. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Front End Managers making up 72 percent. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,304 - $69,649
$30K
$39K
$70K
MEDIAN: $38,995
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$8.96 - $18.91
$9
$13
$19
MEDIAN: $13.07
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$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$30,304 - $69,649  
   
Bonus
$75.25 - $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).
)
$19,568 - $50,336  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 67
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$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$8.96 - $18.91  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.50  
Overtime
$12.54 - $28.75  
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$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$75.25 - $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).
)
$19,568 - $50,336  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 163

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

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.

Read More...

Front End Manager Tasks

  • 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.
  • 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.

Front End Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Front End Manager


Front End Managers seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at The Kroger Company, where the average salary comes to $41K.

The lowest salaries can be found at Food City — median pay is $19K — and there is little variation in compensation, with paychecks starting at $17K and only reaching $22K.

Popular Skills for Front End Manager


Front End Managers report using a pretty varied skill set on the job. Most notably, facility with Operations Management, Job Scheduling, and Scheduling are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 30 percent, 13 percent, and 5 percent, respectively. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Cash Flow Management and Customer Relationship Management. Those proficient in Customer Service are, more often than not, also skilled in Cash Handling and Cash Flow Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Front End Manager

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


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Front End Managers — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $28K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $33K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $36K in this role. As Front End Managers reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $40K.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Front End Manager

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
039
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Front End Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%



National Average
$33,000


Skills That Affect Front End Manager Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 30%

Job Scheduling
up arrow 13%

Scheduling
up arrow 5%



National Average
$33,000


Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 4%

Cash Flow Management
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 27%
ADVERTISEMENT