The average hourly pay for a Merchandise Coordinator is $12.83.
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Job Description for Merchandise Coordinator
Merchandise coordinators are responsible for ensuring that a retailer's merchandise is well-maintained and displayed in an attractive manner. Some merchandise coordinators are in charge of a retailer's website, while others work within actual stores. Those in this position are often responsible for carrying out research of the competition’s pricing to keep the advantage in their companies' favor. When managing a retailer's website, they must gather pictures to display products and research prod…Read more
Merchandise Coordinator Tasks
- Manage inventory, catalog and display of merchandise online and/or in retail stores.
- Manage product roll-outs, markdowns and sales opportunities.
- Negotiate with suppliers for goods pricing and set retail prices.
- Provide notes and guidance on inventory and presentation of goods.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Merchandise Coordinator
The top respondents for the job title Merchandise Coordinator are from the companies TJ Maxx Inc, Marshalls Department Stores and HomeGoods. Reported salaries are highest at Big Lots Stores, Inc. where the average pay is $18.44. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include TJX Companies Inc and HomeGoods, earning around $12.50 and $11.58, respectively. ULTA Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. pays the lowest at around $11.21. Marshalls Department Stores and TJ Maxx Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $11.42 and $11.57, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Merchandise Coordinator
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Skills in Microsoft Excel, Inventory Management and Project Coordinating are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service and Merchandising.
Pay by Experience Level for Merchandise Coordinator
An entry-level Merchandise Coordinator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.58 based on 30 salaries. An early career Merchandise Coordinator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.64 based on 260 salaries. A mid-career Merchandise Coordinator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.53 based on 73 salaries. An experienced Merchandise Coordinator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.09 based on 53 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.
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Employees with Merchandise Coordinator in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 60.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (54.2% more) and Portland, Oregon (38.7% more).
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