How much does a Retail Store Department Manager make in the United States? The average Retail Store Department Manager salary in the United States is $45,958 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $37,787 and $56,316. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $37,787 10% $30,348 90% $65,747 75% $56,316 $45,958 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Retail Store Department Manager

Retail Store Department Manager oversees merchandising and staff in a department. May have keyholder responsibilities. Being a Retail Store Department Manager is responsible for department retail sales staff training, assignments, and scheduling. Requires a high school diploma. Additionally, Retail Store Department Manager typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Retail Store Department Manager supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. To be a Retail Store Department Manager typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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