A Retail General Manager (GM) earns an average salary of $52,224 per year. A skill in Budget Management is associated with high pay for this job.
Retail General Manager (GM) Total Pay (?
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$33,737 - $85,289
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MEDIAN: $52,224
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Retail General Manager (GM) Total Pay (?
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$10.06 - $25.26
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$33,737 - $85,289  
   
Bonus
$203.06 - $18,264  
Profit Sharing
$203.73 - $19,900  
Commission
$0.00 - $25,532  
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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$33,628 - $93,631  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,003
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$10.06 - $25.26  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $38.11  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$203.06 - $18,264  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $25,532  
Profit Sharing
$203.73 - $19,900  
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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$33,628 - $93,631  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,003
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Job Description for Retail General Manager (GM)
Retail general managers are responsible for running the retail store. They mange everything from checking inventory to disciplining and training employees to deciding which products to stock on shelves. They make sure the store is performing well, that customers are satisfied, and that subordinates are productive. General managers can be asked to work in a variety of environments; they may work in the office, on the retail floor, or at a warehouse. They also are responsible for selecting, training, and coaching staff members.
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Retail General Manager (GM) Tasks
  • Resolve customer problems and handle customer complaints.
  • Work to meet all sales targets, plan store sales strategies, analyze sales data, and work to expand sales.
  • Manage retail store staff, hire and train new employees, motivate current employees, schedule employee hours, and oversee payroll.
  • Plan store layout and displays to simplify customer shopping and promote products.
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Pay Difference By Location
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National Average
$55,000
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Experience Affects Retail General Manager (GM) Salaries

National Average
$55,000

Skills That Affect Retail General Manager (GM) Salaries

Operations Management
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Inventory Management
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National Average
$55,000
Training
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Hiring
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Customer Service
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Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
37%
female alumni
 
Male
63%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
20%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 21%
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