The average salary for a General Manager, Golf Course is $57,979.
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Job Description for General Manager, Golf Course
A golf course general manager supervises their course's facilities. Typically, he or she is primarily concerned with physical aspects of the grounds and the course itself. The general manager often supervises team leads such as a head groundskeeper, head golf pro and others concerned with the course's operation. In addition to monitoring facilities' physical condition, general managers must ensure that the pro shop is adequately stocked, lessons and classes meet members' needs and members are sa…Read more
General Manager, Golf Course Tasks
- Oversee all aspects of facility operations, including course maintenance, golf shop, food services, and the clubhouse.
- Enforce compliance with all club regulations and policies, minimizing club liability.
- Supervise, hire, train, and evaluate golf club staff.
- Manage club finances, including income, expenditures, and payroll, and ensure the club meets all contract and debt obligations.
- Increase club membership and retain current members through effective marketing and customer service.
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Popular Skills for General Manager, Golf Course
Human Resources (HR)
Skills in Operations Management, People Management and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Human Resources (HR) and Inventory Management.
Pay by Experience Level for General Manager, Golf Course
An entry-level General Manager, Golf Course with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,976 based on 7 salaries. An early career General Manager, Golf Course with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,317 based on 45 salaries. A mid-career General Manager, Golf Course with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,105 based on 42 salaries. An experienced General Manager, Golf Course with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,070 based on 62 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70,000.
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