Produce Manager (Grocery) Salary

Produce Managers in the United States take home an average $16.37 per hour. Experience level and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. Most Produce Managers survey respondents are men (78 percent). While some workers in this profession — approximately one-fifth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and the larger part have dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$29,839 - $62,729
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$48K
$63K
MEDIAN: $48,268
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$10.22 - $20.95
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$16
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MEDIAN: $16.37
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$0$62K
Salary $29,839 - $62,729
Bonus $300.67 - $5,463
Profit Sharing $900
Commission $0.00 - $979
Total Pay (?
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$23,114 - $54,044
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $10.22 - $20.95
Overtime $14.22 - $30.63
Annual Data $0$54K
Bonus $300.67 - $5,463
Commission $0.00 - $979
Profit Sharing $900
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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$23,114 - $54,044
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 277

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Job Description for Produce Manager (Grocery)

Produce managers (grocery) generally perform oversight functions within supermarkets and other stores containing a produce section. They are responsible for ensuring that a safe, attractive environment is available for customers visiting the produce department, and they work closely with store managers, assistant managers and buyers; they may work directly with vendors and/or farmers instead of employing purchasers. Produce managers also perform a number of managerial duties, such as hiring and training staff, providing supervision and guidance, evaluating employee performance regularly and handling discipline issues as they arise.

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Produce Manager (Grocery) 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.

Common Career Paths for Produce Manager (Grocery)


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Produce Managers who transition into an upper level Produce Department Manager position will not necessarily make much more than they do in their current role. The average Produce Department Manager makes $37K a year.

Produce Manager (Grocery) Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Produce Manager (Grocery)


Those at The Kroger Company can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $42K.

Pay by Experience Level for Produce Manager (Grocery)

Pay by Experience for a Produce Manager (Grocery) has a positive trend. An entry-level Produce Manager (Grocery) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 79 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Produce Manager (Grocery) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 58 salaries. An experienced Produce Manager (Grocery) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 86 salaries. A Produce Manager (Grocery) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 66 salaries.

Produce Manager (Grocery) Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Produce Manager (Grocery)?

Produce Manager (Grocery) in San Francisco:
"Work hard."
Do the job the best you can but don't let others to take credit for it.

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Key Stats for Produce Manager (Grocery)

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Produce Manager (Grocery) Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
▼22%

Skills That Affect Produce Manager (Grocery) Salaries

Inventory Management
▲20%

Scheduling
▲18%

Merchandising
▲16%

People Management
▲2%

National Average
$37,000


Customer Service
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 21%
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