The average salary for a Retail General Manager (GM) in United Kingdom is £32,087.
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Job Description for Retail General Manager (GM)
Retail general managers are responsible for running the retail store. They mange everything from checking inventory to disciplining and training employees to deciding which products to stock on shelves. They make sure the store is performing well, that customers are satisfied, and that subordinates are productive. General managers can be asked to work in a variety of environments; they may work in the office, on the retail floor, or at a warehouse. They also are responsible for selecting, traini…Read more
Retail General Manager (GM) Tasks
- Manage retail store staff, hire and train new employees, motivate current employees, schedule employee hours, and oversee payroll.
- Plan store layout and displays to simplify customer shopping and promote products.
- Resolve customer problems and handle customer complaints.
- Work to meet all sales targets, plan store sales strategies, analyze sales data, and work to expand sales.
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Popular Skills for Retail General Manager (GM)
Skills in People Management and Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Inventory Management, Sales Management and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Retail General Manager (GM)
An early career Retail General Manager (GM) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £26,840 based on 30 salaries. A mid-career Retail General Manager (GM) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £27,761 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Retail General Manager (GM) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £36,137 based on 29 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £38,634.
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Employees with Retail General Manager (GM) in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 24.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bristol, England: Bristol (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cardiff, Wales: Cardiff (38.6% less).
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