Entry-Level Category Manager Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Category Manager is $67,812 per year. A skill in Contract Negotiation is associated with high pay for this job.

$48,255 - $97,513
$48K
$71K
$98K
MEDIAN: $70,796
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50%
90%

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$13.18 - $35.56
$13
$16
$36
MEDIAN: $16.28
10%
50%
90%

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$0$103K
Salary $48,255 - $97,513
Bonus $1,025 - $17,459
Profit Sharing $817 - $9,787
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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$47,688 - $103,361
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 327
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $13.18 - $35.56
Overtime $11.25
Annual Data $0$103K
Bonus $1,025 - $17,459
Profit Sharing $817 - $9,787
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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$47,688 - $103,361
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Category Manager Job Listings

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Key Stats for Category Manager

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 61 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
25%

Skills That Affect Category Manager Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲7%

Strategic Sales
▲6%

Project Management
▲3%


Market Research
▲2%

National Average
$76,000

Negotiation
▼1%

Sourcing
▼1%

Merchandising
▼2%

Powerpoint
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Strategic Marketing
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼4%

Marketing Management
▼5%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Purchasing
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 8%