Retail Store Manager Salary

The average salary for a Retail Store Manager is $44,874 per year.

$30,517 - $68,650
$31K
$46K
$69K
MEDIAN: $45,514
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$10.00 - $21.95
$10
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$22
MEDIAN: $14.59
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$0$69K
Salary $30,517 - $68,650
Bonus $403.33 - $11,836
Profit Sharing $203.86 - $6,099
Commission $0.00 - $16,973
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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$26,107 - $69,239
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10,762
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $10.00 - $21.95
Hourly Tips $0.17 - $4.61
Overtime $13.40 - $32.48
Annual Data $0$69K
Bonus $403.33 - $11,836
Commission $0.00 - $16,973
Profit Sharing $203.86 - $6,099
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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$26,107 - $69,239
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,634

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Job Description for Retail Store Manager

A retail store manager is in charge of overseeing personnel and operations at a retail store. Typically, such stores will specialize in some product offering, although a retail store manager may be hired by department stores to run a section of the larger operation. Retail store managers typically ensure and schedule staff and associates. They train or supervise new hires, interview potential workers, and extend job offers. The manager also ensures that all sales are reconciled daily, with transactions closed and deposits arranged.

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Retail Store Manager 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.

Common Career Paths for Retail Store Manager


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Pay by Experience Level for Retail Store Manager

Pay by Experience for a Retail Store Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Retail Store Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 5,952 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Retail Store Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 5,163 salaries. An experienced Retail Store Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 5,149 salaries. A Retail Store Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 2,346 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $42,741

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Retail Store Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Retail Store Manager?

Retail Store Manager in El Paso:
Pros: I love dealing with customers and helping them find products to fit their needs.
Cons: Having to fight through people who don't have the experience I do and not having the proper weight behind my title.

Retail Store Manager in Oklahoma City:
"A job that fits my skills."
Pros: Interaction with people, constant challenges, freedom to be creative, having control over results.
Cons: Long hours, grueling work, company politics.

Retail Store Manager in Richland:
"Love my job, but enough is enough."
Pros: Meeting people, being able to deal with public in most all avenues of.
Cons:

Retail Store Manager in Millersburg:
"Hard work."
Pros: Helping make a difference in my community.
Cons: The hours I have to put in everyday do to lack of payroll.

Retail Store Manager in Columbus:
"Fast Paced."
Pros: I enjoy being able to take charge and change things that will better our business. I enjoy developing people to become better.
Cons: Right now there are a lot of clunky procedures that are in our way of making more money. It doesn't allow a lot of flexibility in schedule.

Retail Store Manager in Greencastle:
"Great."
Pros: Retail is great business - and managing people is fun as long as employees listen.
Cons: Having to work store if nobody else can or will - includes 13 hour shifts.

Retail Store Manager in Kewaunee:
"Challenging."
Pros: Working with the people on a daily basis and never having the same day 2 times in a row.
Cons: It's very demanding and stressful at times.

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Key Stats for Retail Store Manager

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2629 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Retail Store Manager Salaries

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▲14%

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National Average
$43,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Retail Store Manager Salaries



▲3%




Merchandising
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National Average
$43,000

Hiring
▼1%

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▼4%

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2629 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 31%
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