Retail Department Manager Salary (United States)

A Retail Department Manager earns an average wage of $13.87 per hour.
Retail Department Manager Salary (?
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$27,585 - $62,565
(Median)
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63K
MEDIAN: $41,611
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Retail Department Manager Salary (?
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$9.56 - $19.23
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$27,585 - $62,565  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,537  
Profit Sharing
$101.37 - $2,959  
Commission
$0.00 - $10,137  
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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$21,756 - $55,299  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 127
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.56 - $19.23  
   
Overtime
$11.84 - $30.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,537  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $10,137  
Profit Sharing
$101.37 - $2,959  
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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$21,756 - $55,299  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 241
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Job Description for Retail Department Manager

Larger retail stores with multiple types of goods often hire retail department managers to oversee a specific area or department. The retail department manager helps ensure the organization and tidiness of their area of responsibility. They also oversee efficient rotation and restock of inventory as needed, as well as the creation and/or execution of store displays for store sales and marketing promotions. Depending on the employer, the retail department manager may also be asked to conduct interviews with prospective employees and hire and schedule staff. Most stores expect this manager to oversee and participate in all necessary training, as well as supervise the employees in their department.
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Retail Department Manager Tasks
  • Manage the selection, training and development of staff; ensure monthly sales quota are met.
  • Sell the organization's products and/or services to new or established customers; handle and resolve escalated customer complaints and issues.
  • Oversee day-to-day retail operations and staff; monitor and prioritize workflow and schedules.
  • Manage and stock inventory at specified levels.

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Experience Affects Retail Department Manager Salaries

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$34,000

Skills That Affect Retail Department Manager Salaries

Sales Management
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$34,000
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Gender

Female
52%
female alumni
 
Male
48%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 20%
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