Average Bookstore Manager Salary

$39,347
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,000
Bonus
$3,000
Commission
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The average salary for a Bookstore Manager is $39,347.
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$29k
10%
$39k
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$61k
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MEDIAN $39,347
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United States (change)
Salary
$29k - $61k
Bonus
$101 - $10k
Commission
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$25k - $58k

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Job Description for Bookstore Manager

Bookstore 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.

Career Paths

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Bookstore Manager
Administrative Assistant
Assistant Director of Operations
Accounts Receivable Specialist
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Bookstore Manager

Skills that pay less than market rate include Account Management, People Management, Purchasing, Customer Service and Inventory Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Bookstore Manager

An early career Bookstore Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $35,583 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career Bookstore Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38,160 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Bookstore Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,312 based on 35 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $49,480.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 111 survey responses.
Early Career
32.4%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
31.5%
Late Career
17.1%

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