Retail Sales Supervisor Salary

Retail Sales Supervisors in the United States can expect to earn an average of $12.13 per hour. The majority of Retail Sales Supervisors (62 percent) who took the survey are women. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Although the greater part have medical coverage and the larger part have dental coverage, just under one in three claim no health benefits at all. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$28,966 - $51,707

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$9.05 - $17.04

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$28,966 - $51,707  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,861  
Commission
$0.00 - $14,544  
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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$19,323 - $46,684  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 34
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.05 - $17.04  
   
Overtime
$11.84 - $25.86  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,861  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $14,544  
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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$19,323 - $46,684  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 122
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Job Description for Retail Sales Supervisor

  • Train employees in providing quality customer service and handling difficult sales.
  • Greet and assist customers, and respond to questions or complaints.
  • Ensure that health and safety regulations are followed.
  • Direct and oversee employees in making sales, taking inventory, and helping customers.
  • Examine merchandise to ensure quality, display, and functionality.

Common Career Paths for Retail Sales Supervisor


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Retail Sales Supervisors often transition into upper-level roles like Retail Store Assistant Manager, for which the average compensation is $32K per year.

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Survey takers who work as Retail Sales Supervisors usually report a few specific skills. Sales Management and Sales are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Sales.

Pay by Experience Level for Retail Sales Supervisor

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


Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $27K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $34K. Retail Sales Supervisors see a median salary of $34K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Retail Sales Supervisors who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't higher than those with 10 to 20 years.

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Experience Affects Retail Sales Supervisor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

Late-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
$29,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Retail Sales Supervisor Salaries

Sales Management
up arrow 16%

National Average
$29,000

Sales
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 66% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 31%
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