Front End Supervisor Salary

Front End Supervisors in the United States can expect wages of $10.25 per hour on average. The income range spans the entire spectrum between $8.16 per hour and $15.49. Cash earnings for Front End Supervisors — including $2K in bonuses and $2K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $17K to $35K depending on individual performance. The specific employer and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Health benefits are not claimed by all — a little less than one-half lack any form of coverage — but approximately one-half have medical insurance, and more than two-fifths have dental, too. Most Front End Supervisors survey respondents are women (73 percent). Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$17,158 - $65,574
(Median)
$17K
$42K
$66K
MEDIAN: $41,676
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$8.16 - $15.49
(Median)
$8
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$15
MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$17,158 - $65,574  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,068  
Profit Sharing
$75.00 - $2,200  
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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$17,208 - $35,187  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.16 - $15.49  
   
Overtime
$11.24 - $24.22  
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.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,068  
   
Commission
$0.00  
Profit Sharing
$75.00 - $2,200  
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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$17,208 - $35,187  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 279
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Job Description for Front End Supervisor

  • Oversee customer returns, exchanges, and check authorizations.
  • Oversee the correct and efficient operation of all cash registers.
  • Ensure customers receive stellar customer service in check-out lines.
  • Count the money in cash drawers at the beginning and end of each shift.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Front End Supervisor


Dominating the field, The Home Depot Inc., Bed Bath & Beyond Inc, The Kroger Company, Ross Group, Inc, and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc are top firms with a reputation for hiring a great number of Front End Supervisors. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $32K.

The Kroger Company employees cannot expect much in terms of compensation — the median salary amounts to only $16K, just about half of the top paying company's median.

Popular Skills for Front End Supervisor


Typical Front End Supervisors report a focused set of job skills. Those who have experience with People Management, Cash Handling, and Customer Service can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Experience with Cash Handling is often linked with knowledge of Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Front End Supervisor

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


For Front End Supervisors, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $21K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $25K. For Front End Supervisors, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $26K. Front End Supervisors who have acquired more than two decades of experience generally do see greater compensation; their average income is approximately $29K.

Front End Supervisor Reviews

What is it like working as a Front End Supervisor at The Kroger Company?

Front End Supervisor in Derby:
"Underpaid and very stressful. High expectations."
Pros: The people I work with are genuine and most are team players. We are not given enough resources to achieve the goals set by corporate.

What is it like working as a Front End Supervisor?

Front End Supervisor in Portsmouth:
"Its A Great Experience."
Pros: Customer service, helping people and work well environment.

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Experience Affects Front End Supervisor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 32%

Experienced
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
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National Average
$22,000


Skills That Affect Front End Supervisor Salaries

People Management
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Cash Handling
0%

National Average
$22,000

Customer Service
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 47%
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