Retail Store Manager

Retail Store Managers are responsible for the management of the day-to-day operations of retail businesses. The average salary of a Retail Store Manager is $55,296 per annum.

Retail management includes supervising staff, providing customer service, monitoring and driving sales, and exercising leadership in a team environment.

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Average salary
$55,296 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Min average salary
$49,243 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Max average salary
$61,349 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Job growth

Projection: 4% more Retail Store Managers employed in Australia in 2020 (compared to 2015)

Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Retail Store Manager are:

  • NSW: 30.1%
  • VIC: 25.1%
  • QLD: 23.4%

Key skills required
  • Enjoy working with people
  • A helpful, courteous manner
  • Neat personal appearance
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to deal accurately with money
  • Motivation and drive
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Willing to work as part of a team


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