$41,692
Avg. Salary
$12.74
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,464

Bonus

$3,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Merchandise Coordinator is $12.74 per hour.

The average pay for a Merchandise Coordinator is $41,692 per year.

10%
$10.05
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$12.74
50%
$20.23
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MEDIAN $12.74
10%
$32k
10%
$42k
50%
$54k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $41,692
$31,554 - $53,539
$32K
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$54K
MEDIAN: $41,692
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$10.05 - $20.23
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$0$53K
Salary $31,554 - $53,539
Bonus $103 - $3,898
Commission $3,000
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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$21,396 - $49,415
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 137
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $10.05 - $20.23
Overtime $14.79 - $32.20
Annual Data $0$49K
Bonus $103 - $3,898
Commission $3,000
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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$21,396 - $49,415
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 307

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.

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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.

Merchandise Coordinator Pay By Employer

$0$35K

$23,053

TJ Maxx Inc
17 profiles
$23,412

HomeGoods
12 profiles
$24,339

$23,639

Common Career Paths for Merchandise Coordinator


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Merchandise Coordinators often transition into Assistant Buyer positions, for which compensation tends to be much higher. On average, Assistant Buyers earn $39K per year.

Merchandise Coordinator Job Listings

Popular Skills for Merchandise Coordinator


Survey results show that Merchandise Coordinators typically report just a few professional skills. Most notably, skills in Microsoft Excel, Merchandising, Customer Service, and Organizing are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing Organizing as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Customer Service and Merchandising also typically command lower compensation. Most people familiar with Customer Service also know Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Merchandise Coordinator

Pay by Experience for a Merchandise Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Merchandise Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 157 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Merchandise Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Merchandise Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 40 salaries. A Merchandise Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

29%

18%

National Average: $31,815

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Home to some of the best pay for Merchandise Coordinators, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 63 percent above the national average. Merchandise Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+33 percent) and New York (+31 percent).

Merchandise Coordinator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Merchandise Coordinator?

Merchandise Coordinator in Anaheim:
Pros: Good location, casual atmosphere, good team.
Cons: Traffic, no where nice to live close to work.

Merchandise Coordinator in Greensboro:
"Get training and knowledge of best practices!"
Push for off-market training. Request training in another location to "shadow" the merchandise coordinator. This will ensure focused training on the ordering system and restocking of the store without you working the sales floor.

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Key Stats for Merchandise Coordinator

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 69 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Merchandise Coordinator Salaries

▲11%

▲1%

National Average
$32,000

▼1%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Merchandise Coordinator Salaries


National Average
$32,000



Organizing
▼36%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 21%