Entry-Level Merchandise Manager Salary

A substantial slice of final earnings for Entry-Level Merchandise Managers (more than two-fifths) arrives through commissions. Median overall income in this area is approximately $41K. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Women account for the majority of Entry-Level Merchandise Managers who responded to the questionnaire — 67 percent to be exact. Medical benefits are awarded to a fair number, and more than half earn dental coverage. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$30,154 - $76,604
(Median)
$30K
$47K
$77K
MEDIAN: $46,632
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$9.78 - $16.75
(Median)
$9
$14
$17
MEDIAN: $13.00
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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$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$30,154 - $76,604  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,033  
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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$24,868 - $74,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 133
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$9.78 - $16.75  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $23.70  
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$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,033  
   
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).
)
$24,868 - $74,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Merchandise Manager Salaries

Inventory Management
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Sales Management
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National Average
$41,000

Merchandising
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 19%
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