Average Hourly Rate for General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) Employees

General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) is a retail firm headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa. that hires for Retail Store Manager positions, Sales Associate roles, and more. On average, General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) employees receive $11.49 per hour. When overtime pay is included, this wage rises to $18.75. At General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC), the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your experience level — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your city and your job title each factor into the equation as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) Hourly Rate


Retail Store Manager
35 profiles

Sales Associate
18 profiles

Retail Store Assistant Manager
5 profiles

United States (change)

General / Operations Manager
2 profiles

Retail Sales Manager
2 profiles

Area Store Manager
2 profiles

Assistant Store Manager
2 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 83
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Find out more about pay at General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC)

About This Company

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222



General Nutrition Center, Incorporated, General Nutrition Company, General Nutrition Corporation

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $13.23 per hour on average. The greater proportion of employees (67 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $10.93 per hour.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $14.76 per hour) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Pittsburgh, Pa.; San Diego, Calif. ($13.68), Fort Worth, Texas ($12.00), and Albuquerque, N.M. (around $11.56) are the next top-paying cities. Orlando, Fla. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $8.21. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in California, where the average salary is $13.76 per hour.


The highest paychecks go to Retail Sales Managers, who earn an average approximately $13.89 per hour, closely trailed by Retail Store Managers ($12.48), Operations Managers (about $12.32), and Retail Managers (around $11.75). Sales Associates are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $8.65.

Certifications and Degrees

Business Certificate Holders receive bigger paychecks (about $13.87 per hour) than those without credentials. General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) provides the highest financial reward to those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) — these employees rake in approximately $17.16 per hour.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Operations Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $12.62 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Service; a fair number deem it necessary for work. Three more common skills are Retail, Sales Management, and Sales.

Benefits and Perks

More than a third of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a majority of respondents, and roughly one-half of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC) also dishes out privileges such as company store discount, paid holiday and sick leave, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC)


44 %
56 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $14
Hourly Rate
$7 - $13

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC)

  1. New York, New York
  2. Orlando, Florida
  3. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  4. Barre, Vermont
  5. Fort Worth, Texas
  6. Albuquerque, New Mexico
  7. San Diego, California

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