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Gas Station Manager Salary

Pay for Gas Station Managers in the United States is very modest at just $34K annually. Although half lack health benefits of any kind, approximately one-half do enjoy medical insurance, and approximately one in three get dental coverage, too. Women make up a slight majority of Gas Station Managers (51 percent) survey respondents. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
$23,187 - $48,867
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MEDIAN: $34,137
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$8.66 - $15.99
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$23,187 - $48,867  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,603  
Commission
$0.00 - $1,550  
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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$19,274 - $45,346  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 133
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.66 - $15.99  
   
Overtime
$5.50 - $25.00  
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$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,603  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $1,550  
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).
)
$19,274 - $45,346  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 106
United States (change)

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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Gas Station Managers usually report a few specific skills. Those who have experience with Customer Service, Operations Management, and People Management can expect to be compensated well for these skills. At the other end of the pay range are skills like People Management and Operations Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Gas Station Manager

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


The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $27K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $32K. Gas Station Managers bring in $32K after working for 10 to 20 years. Gas Station Managers who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't higher than those with 10 to 20 years.

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 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Gas Station Manager Salaries

Customer Service
0%

National Average
$30,000

Operations Management
up arrow 7%

People Management
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 49% dental benefits Dental: 33%
vision benefits Vision: 25% employee benefits None: 50%