An Experienced Area Manager, Retail earns an average salary of AED 168,000 per year.

AED 117,916 - AED 360,000
AED 120K
AED 170K
AED 360K
MEDIAN: AED 170,917
Salary AED 117,916 - AED 360,000
Bonus AED 15,000
Profit Sharing AED 12,000
Commission AED 36,000
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).
AED 117,916 - AED 430,000
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 19 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

Job Description for Area Manager, Retail

The retail area manager oversees and directs other employees, typically in one section or department of the retail store. This professional handles a number of managerial responsibilities, such as directing workers to perform tasks, assigning individuals to specific areas of the retail space, training new hires, holding interviews for prospective workers, and providing feedback and help for employees as needed. The retail area manager is also responsible for ensuring work in their area of responsibility is completed efficiently, as well as implementing new procedures or methods to increase productivity. They generally reports to the store manager, although they may report to the general manager on occasion (such as a biweekly or monthly basis) to report on how the store is doing, improvements being made, and suggestions for future growth. The retail area manager may be promoted to the store manager, and then further promoted to regional manager, based on performance and how long the employee has been with the company.


Area Manager, Retail Tasks

  • Direct daily operations of retail stores in a geographic area, monitoring sales, expenditures, and store activities.
  • Hire and train store managers, oversee promotion, transfer, and discipline of employees.
  • Communicate and enforce corporate policies and procedures.
  • Review store budget, sales, and activity reports to evaluate store performance.

Area Manager, Retail Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 190,000

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

Key Stats for Area Manager, Retail


20 %
80 %
10-19 years


20 %
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
no benefits