Meat Manager Salary

Men account for the majority of Meat Managers in the United States. The overall average income for this group is approximately $19.70 per hour. With some bonuses approaching $8K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $3K, overall incomes of Meat Managers spread between $32K and $62K depending on individual performance. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level and the individual firm. While roughly a fifth report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and the larger part have dental, as well. The majority of Meat Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$35,858 - $66,117
$36K
$51K
$66K
MEDIAN: $50,722
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$14.74 - $24.61
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$35,858 - $66,117  
   
Bonus
$244.68 - $8,109  
Profit Sharing
$10.07 - $3,041  
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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$32,105 - $61,703  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 114
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.74 - $24.61  
   
Overtime
$21.37 - $36.16  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$244.68 - $8,109  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $0.00  
Profit Sharing
$10.07 - $3,041  
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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$32,105 - $61,703  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 304

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Job Description for Meat Manager

Meat managers are responsible for overseeing all aspects of a store's meat intake and output. Specifically, they are in charge of managing inventory, upholding quality assurance, and supervising staff. They must understand cost effectiveness related to their product and be able to implement departmental strategies for employees. In addition, meat managers oversee the work of employees such as butchers, counter help, and store assistants. They must ensure safety and sanitary procedures are followed at all times, and they often serve as part of the hiring and training process for their department. Additionally, meat managers may work directly with customers. These professionals serve as part of the management team, and they generally report to the store manager or district manager.

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Meat Manager Tasks

  • Maintain produce department inventory, negotiating prices with vendors and restocking supplies as needed.
  • Lift and move heavy boxes of produce.
  • Train new produce department team members.
  • Create and merchandise produce displays, making sure only high-quality produce is presented.

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Well-known firms with a reputation for hiring numerous Meat Managers include The Kroger Company, Safeway, Inc., BJ's Wholesale Club, Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc., and Albertson's Inc. Meat Managers flock to BJ's Wholesale Club for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $47K lead the pack in compensation. Meat Managers will also find cushy salaries at The Kroger Company (+$45K), Safeway, Inc. (+$45K), and Giant Eagle Supermarkets (+$44K).

Workers also receive paychecks lighter than average at Albertson's Inc. ($42K), Harris Teeter, Inc. ($43K), and Giant Eagle Supermarkets ($44K).

Pay by Experience Level for Meat Manager

Pay by Experience for a Meat Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Meat Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 52 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Meat Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 94 salaries. An experienced Meat Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 152 salaries. A Meat Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 170 salaries.

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Key Stats for Meat Manager

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
43%
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Experience Affects Meat Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$45,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼22%

Skills That Affect Meat Manager Salaries

National Average
$45,000

Order Inventory
▼5%

Customer Service
▼7%

Meat Cutter
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 21%
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