What does a Senior Center Manager do?

Center managers serve in a leadership role overseeing the daily operations of a facility or business location. They are accountable for enforcing health and safety guidelines and ensure the staff and facility are in compliance with all applicable local codes and federal or industry regulations. They often take a lead role in recruiting, hiring, training, and supervising personnel. Their position also includes budget management and other financial duties. Their responsibilities may also involve meeting sales, revenue, or enrollment quotas.

Center managers typically have a bachelor’s degree in a business field, along with experience at the supervisory level. These positions require strong leadership skills, and the ability to oversee many details related to all aspects of the operation. Managers must be comfortable with budget reconciliation and other accounting duties.

EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
3.3 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.5 ★
Avg. Experience0-1 year

Senior Center Manager Salaries

Average Base Pay

$68,748 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: $69K
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Senior Center Manager Career Path

Learn how to become a Senior Center Manager, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

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Riddle & BloomRiddle & Bloom
Amazon Prime Student Campus Manager
Jul 24, 2020

“The pay was great which motivates you to do well every time you host an event at school”

Airport Executive
Sep 8, 2021

“I got the best Team leader I am not working right now in OLA cabs but I miss my team and Team Leader”

Advance AmericaAdvance America
Center Manager
Jun 27, 2020

“No matter how good your performance or reviews they will terminate you if you stay to long.”

Arena AnimationArena Animation
Center Manager
Nov 21, 2019

“It was good and new learning”

Brain BalanceBrain Balance
Center Director
Jan 25, 2022

“I love hearing from my staff members that "This is the best job iv'e ever had" It validates that we are all doing something right.”

Assistant Center Director
Jan 28, 2021

“Absolutely positive working environment I honestly hated having to quit because this was by far one of my favorite places to work.”

Center Manager
Apr 29, 2021

“It's such a fun and rewarding work environment.”

C2 EducationC2 Education
Center Director
Jun 2, 2021

“I've been able to balance it with my life and there are decent benefit.”

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Frequently asked questions about the roles and responsibilities of a senior center manager

The most similar professions to senior center manager are:
  • Regional Manager
  • Area Manager
  • General Manager
  • District Manager

The most common qualifications to become a senior center manager include a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and an average of 0 - 1 years of experience not including years spent in education and/or training.