Average General Manager Salary at McDonald's Corporation

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The average salary for a General Manager at McDonald's Corporation is $53,962.
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$39k - $64k
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$39k - $69k

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Job Description for General Manager

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.
The top respondents for the job title General Manager are from the companies Wendy's International, Inc., Taco Bell Corporation and Comfort Suites Hotel. Reported salaries are highest at Advance Auto Parts, Inc. where the average pay is $48,585. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Wendy's International, Inc. and Taco Bell Corporation, earning around $44,664 and $43,974, respectively. Marco's Pizza, Inc. pays the lowest at around $36,000. Comfort Suites Hotel and Domino's Pizza also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $36,973 and $41,500, respectively.

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Pay by Experience Level for General Manager

A mid-career General Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,020 based on 5 salaries. An experienced General Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 6 salaries.

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Mid Career