Those pursuing careers as Sporting Goods Store Managers in the United States may have to make do with less; average incomes for people in this area hover around only $39K annually. Although close to one-third lack health benefits of any kind, the greater part do enjoy medical insurance, and a little more than half get dental coverage, too. Most Sporting Goods Store Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. Male Sporting Goods Store Managers are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$26,577 - $60,501
$27K
$39K
$61K
MEDIAN: $38,683
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90%

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$8.45 - $20.78
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$14
$21
MEDIAN: $13.85
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$26,577 - $60,501  
   
Bonus
$306.39 - $9,787  
Commission
$650  
Total Pay (?
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$21,176 - $57,919  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$8.45 - $20.78  
   
Overtime
$18.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$306.39 - $9,787  
   
Commission
$650  
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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$21,176 - $57,919  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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Job Description for Retail Store Manager, Sporting Goods

A retail store manager for a sporting goods store provides overall supervision for their store to ensure it is run effectively and profitably. They are responsible for supervising employee scheduling, assigning duties to employees, and recruiting and hiring new employees. After employees have been hired, store managers train them, monitor their performance, and provide discipline and encouragement as needed. Retail store managers at sporting goods stores must ensure their store meets all financial targets; this involves developing budgets, staying aware of all expenditures, and making any changes to operations to ensure their objectives are met.

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Retail Store Manager, Sporting Goods Tasks

  • Oversee day-to-day retail operations and staff; monitor and prioritize workflow and schedules.
  • Manage and stock inventory at specified levels.
  • 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Retail Store Manager, Sporting Goods

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


Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $31K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $38K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $40K. Folks with more than two decades of experience actually report lower incomes overall; their average comes out to a mere $39K.

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Key Stats for Retail Store Manager, Sporting Goods

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
029
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Retail Store Manager, Sporting Goods Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Late-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Skills That Affect Retail Store Manager, Sporting Goods Salaries

Sales Management
up arrow 20%

National Average
$38,000

Customer Service
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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