Experienced Retail Store Assistant Manager Salary

Experienced Retail Store Assistant Managers can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $44K annually. In the world of Experienced Retail Store Assistant Managers, overall cash earnings stretch from $23K near the bottom to $57K near the top; these packages encompass bonuses that run close to $7K and profit sharing that can (albeit rarely) exceed $8K, along with commissions approaching $14K. The particular firm is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Female Experienced Retail Store Assistant Managers are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (60 percent) are women. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, around one in five are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by a majority. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$29,912 - $60,017
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$44K
$60K
MEDIAN: $43,974
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$9.79 - $19.29
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary 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$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,912 - $60,017  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,096  
Profit Sharing
$75.00 - $7,500  
Commission
$0.00 - $13,809  
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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$23,057 - $57,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,042
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.79 - $19.29  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.41  
Overtime
$13.01 - $30.01  
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$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,096  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $13,809  
Profit Sharing
$75.00 - $7,500  
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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$23,057 - $57,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,013
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, The Home Depot Inc., Bed Bath & Beyond Inc, Lowe's Home Improvement Inc., and Walgreen Co. are all popular places to work. The Home Depot Inc. pays the most with a median salary of $66K, though with a large amount of variation, going from a low of $48K to a high of $86K. Other employers shelling out big bucks include Lowe's Home Improvement Inc., Bed Bath & Beyond Inc, and Toys 'R' Us Inc, where Experienced Retail Store Assistant Managers typically earn around $57K, $52K, or $49K, respectively.

Considering that the median salary at Family Dollar Stores Inc is a shallow $21K, it is not surprising that this employer ranks last in compensation relative to (and far behind) other companies in the same line of work — their median pay is 217 percent less than the top paying company. Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include Dollar Tree Stores Inc at $23K, and Dollar General Corporation where $23K is the norm, but it is worth noting that some Experienced Retail Store Assistant Managers there earn up to $33K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $37,212

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Surpassing the national average by 20 percent, Experienced Retail Store Assistant Managers in New York receive some of the highest pay in the country. Experienced Retail Store Assistant Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+20 percent), Austin (+11 percent), Las Vegas (+10 percent), and Chicago (+8 percent). In Portland, salaries are 10 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

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Skills That Affect Retail Store Assistant Manager Salaries

Hiring
up arrow 11%

Operations Management
up arrow 9%

Sales Management
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People Management
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Scheduling
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Leadership
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Merchandising
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Team Leadership
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Training
0%

National Average
$37,000

Inventory Management
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Customer Relations
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Customer Service
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Retail
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Sales
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 314 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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