C$52,349
Avg. Salary
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The average salary for an Area Manager, Retail with People Management skills is C$58,564 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$40,345 - C$74,593
C$40K
C$52K
C$75K
MEDIAN: C$52,349
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50%
90%
C$0C$81K
Salary C$40,345 - C$74,593
Bonus C$1,026 - C$14,795
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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C$38,297 - C$81,718
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

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 Job Listings

Key Stats for Area Manager, Retail

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Area Manager, Retail Salaries

▲10%

National Average
C$55,000

▼12%

▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 11%