AU$65,949
Avg. Salary
AU$27.31
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$6,050

Bonus

AU$5,000

Profit Sharing

AU$26,000

Commission

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How should I pay?

The average pay for an Area Manager, Retail is AU$27.31 per hour.

The average pay for an Area Manager, Retail is AU$65,949 per year.

10%
AU$18.01
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AU$27.31
50%
AU$37.77
90%
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MEDIAN AU$27.31
10%
AU$51k
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AU$66k
50%
AU$96k
90%
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MEDIAN AU$65,949
AU$50,555 - AU$96,222
AU$51K
AU$66K
AU$96K
MEDIAN: AU$65,949
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90%
AU$18.01 - AU$37.77
AU$18
AU$27
AU$38
MEDIAN: AU$27.31
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$100K
Salary AU$50,555 - AU$96,222
Bonus AU$485 - AU$20,453
Profit Sharing AU$5,000
Commission AU$26,000
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).
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AU$50,047 - AU$100,164
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 305
Hourly Data AU$0AU$39
Hourly Rate AU$18.01 - AU$37.77
Overtime AU$30.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$100K
Bonus AU$485 - AU$20,453
Commission AU$26,000
Profit Sharing AU$5,000
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).
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AU$50,047 - AU$100,164
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

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.

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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 Pay By Employer

$0$80K

Amazon.com Inc
15 profiles
$56,843

Common Career Paths for Area Manager, Retail


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Pay by Experience Level for Area Manager, Retail

Pay by Experience for an Area Manager, Retail has a positive trend. An entry-level Area Manager, Retail with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$63,000 based on 168 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Area Manager, Retail with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$67,000 based on 138 salaries. An experienced Area Manager, Retail which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$71,000 based on 103 salaries. An Area Manager, Retail with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$66,000 based on 27 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

10%

-2%

-7%

-9%

-13%

National Average: AU$67,148

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

Area Manager, Retail Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Area Manager, Retail?

Area Manager, Retail in Perth:
"Tough, but rewarding."
Pros: Lifestyle & pace
Cons: Industry not as big

Area Manager, Retail in Melbourne:
"Hard, stressful, challenging, fun, customer service."
Pros: My team, customers, the product.
Cons: The management, no rewards, no pay increase, minimal reviews, no clear structure.

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Key Stats for Area Manager, Retail

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Area Manager, Retail Salaries

▲5%

▼0%

National Average
AU$67,000

▼1%

▼7%

Skills That Affect Area Manager, Retail Salaries

▲15%

▲11%


National Average
AU$67,000

Operations Management
▼3%



▼12%



Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%