Gas Station Manager Salary

Gas Station Managers in the United States can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $34K annually. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. Although just over two-fifths have medical coverage and just under one in three have dental coverage, the larger part claim no health benefits at all. Women make up a slight majority of Gas Station Managers (53 percent) survey respondents. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$22,334 - $48,837
(Median)
$22K
$34K
$49K
MEDIAN: $34,146
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$8.62 - $16.04
(Median)
$8
$11
$16
MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$22,334 - $48,837  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,196  
Commission
$0.50  
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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$19,186 - $45,463  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 166
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.62 - $16.04  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.44  
Overtime
$8.68 - $24.11  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,196  
   
Commission
$0.50  
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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$19,186 - $45,463  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 148
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Job Description for Gas Station Manager

Gas station managers ensure that their stations are running smoothly and efficiently and motorists are receiving fuel without issue. They are responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations, scheduling, keeping inventory, placing and receiving orders, hiring and training new staff, and selling promotional deals to customers. As managers, they also have higher duties such as creating and meeting budgets, maintaining fuel supply, writing rosters for staff, and reporting to company senior representatives.

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Pay by Experience Level for Gas Station Manager

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $27K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $31K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $35K in this role. People who have worked for 20 years or more actually report earning less than people who are in the middle of their careers; the veterans take home a mere $30K by contrast.

Gas Station Manager Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Gas Station Manager in DeKalb:
"Training."
While you will likely be hired for this position based on prior experience in the convenience store/gas station field, you may not start off with the necessary management skills. Do not assume your employer plans to give you any management training or advice. Utilize as many outside resources as you can to gain the skills you need to succeed.

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Experience Affects Gas Station Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Late-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$29,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Gas Station Manager Salaries

National Average
$29,000

Operations Management
up arrow 1%

People Management
up arrow 8%

Customer Service
up arrow 18%

Order Inventory
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
medical benefits
Vision: 24%
dental benefits
None: 57%
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