$78,169
Avg. Salary
$14.10
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$8,139

Bonus

$3,052

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Merchandiser is $14.10 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Merchandiser is $78,169 per year.

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$44k
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$124k
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MEDIAN $78,169
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$0$128K
Salary $43,520 - $123,617
Bonus $986 - $26,184
Profit Sharing $201 - $19,866
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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$27,448 - $128,353
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 148
Hourly Data $0$77
Hourly Rate $10.18 - $24.39
Overtime $6.09 - $77.83
Annual Data $0$128K
Bonus $986 - $26,184
Profit Sharing $201 - $19,866
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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$27,448 - $128,353
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

Job Description for Senior Merchandiser

The senior merchandiser is responsible for arranging and displaying merchandise in a manner that is attractive for customers; this means the senior merchandiser should acquire merchandise, figure out how to create different displays, and manage inventories at their location(s). This professional must use excellent communication skills to understand customers' desires and negotiate deals with merchandise suppliers. This job also requires conducting market analysis through various channels, such as obtaining customer feedback.

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Senior Merchandiser Tasks
  • Manage the sales, distribution, and display of merchandise for retailers of manufacturers.
  • Train retail sales staff about products.
  • Select and order products for stores.
  • Ensure products are displayed, visually appealing, and in stock.

Senior Merchandiser Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Merchandiser

Pay by Experience for a Senior Merchandiser has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Merchandiser with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 46 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Merchandiser with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Senior Merchandiser which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 29 salaries. A Senior Merchandiser with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

22%

National Average: $67,867

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

With a pay rate for Senior Merchandisers that is 112 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Senior Merchandisers will also find cushy salaries in New York (+34 percent) and Los Angeles (+32 percent).

Senior Merchandiser Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Merchandiser?

Senior Merchandiser in San Francisco:
"Senior Merchandiser Old Navy."
Pros: The ownership I have to drive my business and deliver strategic results.
Cons: The cyclical nature of the work and the tops down direction.

Senior Merchandiser in Valdez:
"Nice small community, everybody knows everybody, friendly."
Pros: The people
Cons: The weather, nothing to do

Senior Merchandiser in Los Angeles:
Read information and be pro active about creating plans, goals. Have the right people in place.

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Key Stats for Senior Merchandiser

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Senior Merchandiser Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$68,000

Experienced
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼28%

Skills That Affect Senior Merchandiser Salaries

National Average
$68,000

Product Development
▼3%

Merchandising
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 15%