The average salary for a General Store Manager in Canada is C$56,023.
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Job Description for General Store Manager
The general store manager is the senior manager in the daily operations of a particular store. As the senior manager, they perform a variety of tasks to ensure the store's smooth operation, such as relaying, adopting, and implementing corporate policy. They monitor the performance of the store and work with other managers and employees to ensure that an acceptable level of performance is met. On top of the operations aspect of the job, the general manager also works closely with employees to ens…Read more
General Store Manager Tasks
- Manage overall day to day operations of the store, including hiring, reviewing, and employee scheduling.
- Assist in planning annual or specific budgets.
- Develop rapport and make connections with the retail team and customers.
- Set and track retail goals and objectives.
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Popular Skills for General Store Manager
Skills in Sales Management and Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Inventory Management, Customer Service and Leadership.
Pay by Experience Level for General Store Manager
An early career General Store Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$43,872 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career General Store Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$56,497 based on 22 salaries. An experienced General Store Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$56,782 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$71,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with General Store Manager in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 25.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (21.6% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (8.9% more).
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