Supermarket Department Manager, Meat Salary

An average Supermarket Meat Department Manager in the United States can expect to take home roughly $16.45 per hour. The majority of Supermarket Meat Department Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not claimed by all — nearly one-fourth lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and more than half have dental, too. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$29,792 - $59,391
$30K
$44K
$59K
MEDIAN: $43,794
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$12.05 - $22.66
$12
$16
$23
MEDIAN: $16.45
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$29,792 - $59,391  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $4,932  
Profit Sharing
$75.00  
Commission
$0.00  
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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$26,720 - $52,164  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.05 - $22.66  
   
Overtime
$17.78 - $31.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $4,932  
   
Commission
$0.00  
Profit Sharing
$75.00  
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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$26,720 - $52,164  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 93

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Job Description for Supermarket Department Manager, Meat

Supermarket managers of meat departments direct the store's meat counter and the employees who maintain it. These managers are have a variety of responsibilities, including taking inventory, ordering supplies when they are low, and anticipating when demand will be high. Some research into new products may be necessary in order to expand existing lineups and keep up with customers' changing interests.

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Supermarket Department Manager, Meat Tasks

  • Maintain produce department inventory, negotiating prices with vendors and restocking supplies as needed.
  • Lift and move heavy boxes of produce.
  • Train new produce department team members.
  • Create and merchandise produce displays, making sure only high-quality produce is presented.

Common Career Paths for Supermarket Department Manager, Meat


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Many Supermarket Meat Department Managers advance their careers by becoming Meat Managers, who report a slightly higher median income of $44K. Supermarket Meat Department Managers most often move into Meat Cutter or Retail Store Assistant Manager roles. However, the former pays $8K less on average, and the latter pays $6K less.

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Pay by Experience Level for Supermarket Department Manager, Meat

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


For Supermarket Meat Department Managers, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $32K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $37K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $40K. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $43K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

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Key Stats for Supermarket Department Manager, Meat

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
28%
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Experience Affects Supermarket Department Manager, Meat Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Skills That Affect Supermarket Department Manager, Meat Salaries

People Management
▲25%

Inventory Control
▲8%

Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$38,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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