$52,237
Avg. Salary
$15.45
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$6,030

Bonus

$2,921

Profit Sharing

$9,999

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a General Manager is $15.45 per hour.

The average pay for a General Manager is $52,237 per year.

10%
$10.48
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$15.45
50%
$24.88
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MEDIAN $15.45
10%
$33k
10%
$52k
50%
$103k
90%
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MEDIAN $52,237
$33,323 - $103,406
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MEDIAN: $52,237
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$0$108K
Salary $33,323 - $103,406
Bonus $966 - $25,150
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $14,681
Commission $822 - $79,463
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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$31,407 - $108,880
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,489
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $10.48 - $24.88
Hourly Tips $0.34 - $4.14
Overtime $6.46 - $30.27
Annual Data $0$108K
Bonus $966 - $25,150
Commission $822 - $79,463
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $14,681
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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$31,407 - $108,880
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 215

Job Description for General Manager

The position of a general manager requires leadership qualities and the ability to oversee a business and lead a team of employees. General manager positions can vary greatly, as most places of employment require some sort of management position, but the job's main requirements are the ability to run various tasks throughout the day, motivate others, and be responsible for a team of staff.

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General Manager Tasks
  • Plan, develop and implement the operational strategies and tactics.
  • Ensure adequate management training and development to provide for management succession.
  • Direct and lead staff in developing strategies to accomplish objectives approved by ownership.
  • Plan, control, communicate and implement procedures and processes for the overall efficient operations of the business.
  • Lead and direct executive management team in the development, production, promotion of products and services.

Common Career Paths for General Manager


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General Manager Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for General Manager

Pay by Experience for a General Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level General Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 250 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A General Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 260 salaries. An experienced General Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 295 salaries. A General Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 138 salaries.

General Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a General Manager?

General Manager in Quincy:
"Family City."
Pros: Solid family town
Cons: Not much to do

General Manager in Charlotte:
"Busy."
Pros: The people are nice
Cons: The traffic

General Manager in Tulsa:
"Hard market , grumpy people."
Pros: Easy to find a job
Cons: People and the market . Hard to make sales

General Manager in Seattle:
"Great atmosphere and the people have been engaging."
Pros: The creative people.
Cons: Traffic.

General Manager in Locust Grove:
"Wake up call."
Pros: Very fast pace, challenging, guest, my team
Cons: 12+ hours, stressful

General Manager in Dayton:
"Hours."
They do not care about you and want to push you till you cant take anymore.

General Manager in Raleigh:
"Manager."
Stay on top of your job and nebrr quit.

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Key Stats for General Manager

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 331 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects General Manager Salaries

▲32%

▲7%

National Average
$53,000

▼10%

▼23%

Skills That Affect General Manager Salaries

Microsoft Excel
▲27%

Retail
▲17%

Profit & Loss (P&L) Statements
▲12%

Team Leadership
▲5%

Business Development
▲3%


National Average
$53,000




Microsoft Office
▼6%


Human Resources
▼13%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼14%

Inventory Management
▼16%

Scheduling
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 331 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 41%