Average Retail Store Manager Salary

$47,383
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,047
Bonus
$2,608
Commission
$2,059
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Retail Store Manager is $47,383.
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MEDIAN $47,383
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Salary
$32k - $70k
Bonus
$488 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$297 - $9k
Commission
$40 - $17k
Total Pay
$26k - $70k

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Job Description for Retail Store Manager

The top respondents for the job title Retail Store Manager are from the companies Dollar General Corporation, CVS / Pharmacy and Starbucks Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at CVS / Pharmacy where the average pay is $58,434. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Starbucks Corporation and AutoZone, Inc., earning around $51,680 and $48,414, respectively. GameStop Corp. pays the lowest at around $36,728. Dollar General Corporation and Dollar Tree Stores Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $39,672 and $42,713, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Retail Store Manager

Skills in Leadership, People Management, Sales Management and Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Retail Store Manager

An entry-level Retail Store Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,601 based on 2,207 salaries. An early career Retail Store Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,028 based on 9,492 salaries. A mid-career Retail Store Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,130 based on 8,623 salaries. An experienced Retail Store Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,510 based on 8,763 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $54,535.
Employees with Retail Store Manager in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 23.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (15.5% more) and Chicago, Illinois (10.8% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 33,302 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.6%
Early Career
28.5%
Mid Career
25.9%
Experienced
26.3%
Late Career
12.7%