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Gift Shop Manager Salary

Gift Shop Managers in the United States are largely women. The group as a whole has a nationwide average of $12.89 per hour for pay. Work is enjoyable for Gift Shop Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Some workers in this field — over a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by the greater part and dental plans are enjoyed by close to one-half. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$24,771 - $46,190
(Median)
$25K
$35K
$46K
MEDIAN: $35,185
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$9.94 - $17.88
(Median)
$9
$13
$18
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary 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$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$24,771 - $46,190  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,538  
Commission
$0.00 - $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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$22,066 - $43,189  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 58
National Hourly Rate 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$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.94 - $17.88  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $24.17  
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.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,538  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $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).
)
$22,066 - $43,189  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 66

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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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Survey results show that Gift Shop Managers typically report just a few professional skills. Inventory Management and Purchasing are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 12 percent and 12 percent, respectively.

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. The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $28K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $28K. Gift Shop Managers bring in $31K after working for 10 to 20 years. Gift Shop Managers who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are no higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years.

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Experience Affects Gift Shop Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
$30,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Gift Shop Manager Salaries

Inventory Management
up arrow 12%

Purchasing
up arrow 12%

Customer Service
0%

National Average
$30,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 64% dental benefits Dental: 49%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 36%
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