Gift Shop Manager Salary

Median pay for Gift Shop Managers in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $12.92 per hour. Health benefits are not claimed by all — over a third lack any form of coverage — but a majority have medical insurance, and approximately one-half have dental, too. The vast majority (90 percent) of Gift Shop Managers who took the survey are female. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Gift Shop Managers. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$25,195 - $48,482

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$9.59 - $19.43

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$25,195 - $48,482  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,517  
Commission
$0.00 - $2,959  
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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$21,884 - $44,637  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 67
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.59 - $19.43  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $24.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,517  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $2,959  
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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$21,884 - $44,637  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 71
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Job Description for Gift Shop Manager

  • Develop rapport and make connections with the retail team and customers.
  • Set and track retail goals and objectives.
  • Manage overall day to day operations of the store, including hiring, reviewing, and employee scheduling.
  • Assist in planning annual or specific budgets.

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Popular Skills for Gift Shop Manager


Just a handful of professional skills are reported by Gift Shop Managers who took the survey. Most notably, facility with Inventory Management, Purchasing, and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 22 percent, 16 percent, and 3 percent, respectively. Those proficient in Customer Service are, more often than not, also skilled in Purchasing.

Pay by Experience Level for Gift Shop Manager

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


Gift Shop Managers do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $28K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $30K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Gift Shop Managers make a median salary of $31K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $32K.

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Experience Affects Gift Shop Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
$30,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Gift Shop Manager Salaries


Purchasing
up arrow 16%

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Sales
0%

National Average
$30,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 63% dental benefits Dental: 48%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 37%
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