Retail Store Manager

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 $52,549 per annum.

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

Salary range
Average salary $52,549
salary range
Source: SEEK
Projected job growth
5% by 2020
Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as a Retail Store Manager are:
NSW 27.7%
VIC 27.3%
QLD 21.4%

Key skills required

The top skills for a Retail Store Manager are:
  • 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
Career pathway planner
Starting out
Starting out

Develop the leadership skills to move into a retail supervisory role with a certificate course.

Moving up in the industry
Moving up in the industry

Climb the corporate ladder by gaining expertise in management tasks with a nationally-recognised diploma or degree.

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