Project Manager, Retail Planning & Development Salary

Retail Planning & Development Project Managers in the United States can expect to earn an average of $72K annually. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and the larger part earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction for Retail Planning & Development Project Managers is high. Men working as Retail Planning & Development Project Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 57 percent. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$43,033 - $102,505
MEDIAN: $72,432

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$41,077 - $110,306  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 99
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Job Description for Project Manager, Retail Planning & Development

Project managers of retail planning and development are responsible for managing all aspects of the project-planning and development processes for a retail-oriented organization. These individuals are in charge of leading a group of retail professionals in meeting all company objectives in a timely manner and must demonstrate leadership skills by completing retail development objectives to increment productivity with less use of company resources.


Project Manager, Retail Planning & Development Tasks

  • Construct project budget and conduct financial analysis to determine viability of project.
  • Obtain required building and land use permits, and manage legal paperwork associated with project site.
  • Oversee contractor bidding process and negotiate contracts with selected contractors.
  • Identify property for new retail store locations and negotiate terms for lease or sale of property.
  • Develop a schedule of milestones for project completion.

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

Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Retail Planning & Development Project Managers. The average beginner in this position makes around $53K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $73K. Retail Planning & Development Project Managers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $85K. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $90K.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.


43 %
57 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 12%