General Manager Salary

The average pay for a General Manager is $50,645 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Business Development, Retail, and Profit & Loss (P&L) Statements.

$31,157 - $92,588
(Median)
$31K
$51K
$93K
MEDIAN: $50,644
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$9.65 - $24.70
(Median)
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$15
$25
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$31,157 - $92,588  
   
Bonus
$150.00 - $20,632  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,057  
Commission
$829 - $30,410  
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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$30,610 - $98,231  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 685
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$9.65 - $24.70  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.98  
Overtime
$6.46 - $30.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$150.00 - $20,632  
   
Commission
$829 - $30,410  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,057  
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).
)
$30,610 - $98,231  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 104
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Job Description for General Manager

  • Plan, control, communicate and implement procedures and processes for the overall efficient operations of the business.
  • Lead and direct executive management team in the development, production, promotion of products and services.
  • Direct and lead staff in developing strategies to accomplish objectives approved by ownership.
  • Plan, develop and implement the operational strategies and tactics.
  • Ensure adequate management training and development to provide for management succession.

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Pay by Experience Level for General Manager

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

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Experience Affects General Manager Salaries



National Average
$51,000



Skills That Affect General Manager Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 31%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 31%

Business Development
up arrow 30%

Retail
up arrow 21%

Profit & Loss (P&L) Statements
up arrow 16%


Team Leadership
up arrow 4%

Operations Management
up arrow 2%

People Management
up arrow 1%

Budget Management
0%

National Average
$51,000

Human Resources
up arrow 1%


Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 11%

Inventory Management
up arrow 13%

Scheduling
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 37%
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