Entry-Level Service Manager Automotive Salary

The average Entry-Level Automotive Service Manager can expect to rake in roughly $49K annually. Including potential for bonuses, profit sharing and commission — peaking near $15K, $7K, and $46K, respectively — total cash payment to Entry-Level Automotive Service Managers can bottom out near $28K or top out at around $75K. The specific employer is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, roughly two-fifths are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a majority and dental insurance is reported by roughly two in five. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Entry-Level Automotive Service Managers who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 87 percent. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,240 - $72,428
$30K
$49K
$72K
MEDIAN: $48,572
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$10.48 - $20.21
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$14
$20
MEDIAN: $14.46
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$0$74K
Salary $30,240 - $72,428
Bonus $101.01 - $18,246
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,946
Commission $1,990 - $49,316
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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$27,952 - $74,887
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 430
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $10.48 - $20.21
Hourly Tips $3.85
Overtime $14.78 - $28.09
Annual Data $0$74K
Bonus $101.01 - $18,246
Commission $1,990 - $49,316
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,946
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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$27,952 - $74,887
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 197

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Service Manager Automotive Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Service Manager Automotive


Firestone Complete Auto Care, The Pep Boys, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co, Bridgestone Americas, and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc are top-notch employers for Entry-Level Automotive Service Managers in this area. The Pep Boys offers the largest salaries in town — $52K on average.

Service Manager Automotive Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Service Manager Automotive in Albany:
"I wish I had known about the lack of management support."

Service Manager Automotive in Lafayette:
"Be thick skinned, not thick headed..."
No problems, only solutions... Slow is acurate, acuracy is fast. All you control is how you handle the situation.

Service Manager Automotive in Roseburg:
"More auto experience."
Become more than a average manager.

Service Manager Automotive in Charleston:
"Great job."
Great job fast paced.

Service Manager Automotive in Louisville:
"Work hard."
Work hard and except different personalities.

Key Stats for Service Manager Automotive

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 114 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
29%
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Skills That Affect Service Manager Automotive Salaries

People Management
▲3%

Employee Relations
▲1%

National Average
$46,000

Operations Management
▼1%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼1%

Automotive Engine Repair
▼1%

Customer Relations
▼2%


Sales
▼6%

Sales Management
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 114 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 41%
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