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How much does a General Manager make?

Updated Nov 26, 2021

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$63,644 /yr
Average Base Pay

48,438 salaries

$37K

Low

$64K

Average

$110K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for General Manager is $63,644 per year in United States. Filter by location to see General Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 48438 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by General Manager employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
General Manager$63,644 /yr
L3
General Manager III$78,911 /yr
L4
General Manager IV$90,456 /yr
Career Path

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$54,699

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$39,401

per year

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$41,471

per year

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Domino's
3.4

Domino's

General Manager

$47,454

 /yr
Range: $20K - $93K
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$20K

$93K

$20,056 - $93,413 Range

Advance Auto Parts
3.4

Advance Auto Parts

General Manager

$53,347

 /yr
Range: $25K - $74K

$25K

$74K

$25,481 - $74,016 Range

Chipotle
3.4

Chipotle

General Manager

$57,833

 /yr
Range: $24K - $96K

$24K

$96K

$24,169 - $96,266 Range

Sonic
3.2

Sonic

General Manager

$53,923

 /yr
Range: $23K - $228K

$23K

$228K

$22,996 - $228,117 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

General Manager

$52,721

 /yr
Range: $19K - $162K

$19K

$162K

$18,819 - $161,608 Range

Fastenal
3.6

Fastenal

General Manager

$49,230

 /yr
Range: $32K - $474K

$32K

$474K

$32,451 - $474,312 Range

Staples
3.3

Staples

General Manager

$74,950

 /yr
Range: $46K - $111K

$46K

$111K

$45,847 - $110,641 Range

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Ulta Beauty
3.6

Ulta Beauty

General Manager

$67,716

 /yr
Range: $36K - $95K

$36K

$95K

$35,875 - $95,212 Range

Panera Bread
3.3

Panera Bread

General Manager

$59,909

 /yr
Range: $37K - $82K

$37K

$82K

$37,185 - $81,611 Range

Wendy's
3.3

Wendy's

General Manager

$56,648

 /yr
Range: $30K - $84K

$30K

$84K

$29,761 - $83,610 Range

TitleMax
3.7

TitleMax

General Manager

$50,497

 /yr
Range: $6K - $331K

$6K

$331K

$5,689 - $331,082 Range

Verizon
3.9

Verizon

General Manager

$68,671

 /yr
Range: $44K - $425K

$44K

$425K

$44,415 - $425,020 Range

Jimmy John's
3.6

Jimmy John's

General Manager

$41,474

 /yr
Range: $21K - $70K

$21K

$70K

$21,360 - $70,050 Range

Petco
3.3

Petco

General Manager

$62,138

 /yr
Range: $40K - $120K

$40K

$120K

$40,351 - $119,751 Range

Aaron's
3.1

Aaron's

General Manager

$59,985

 /yr
Range: $14K - $686K

$14K

$686K

$14,453 - $685,958 Range

Extended Stay America
3.7

Extended Stay America

General Manager

$55,887

 /yr
Range: $22K - $83K

$22K

$83K

$21,611 - $82,617 Range

Panda Express
3.6

Panda Express

General Manager

$56,213

 /yr
Range: $35K - $103K

$35K

$103K

$34,626 - $102,877 Range

TMX Finance Family of Companies
3.9

TMX Finance Family of Companies

General Manager

$53,296

 /yr
Range: $29K - $109K

$29K

$109K

$28,812 - $109,111 Range

Best Buy
3.7

Best Buy

General Manager

$107,331

 /yr
Range: $13K - $1M

$13K

$1M

$12,671 - $1,012,390 Range

Pizza Hut
3.4

Pizza Hut

General Manager

$47,890

 /yr
Range: $24K - $318K

$24K

$318K

$24,329 - $318,418 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a General Manager salaries

The national average salary for a General Manager is $63,644 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a General Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 48438 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a General Manager employees.

The highest salary for a General Manager in United States is $109,994 per year.

The lowest salary for a General Manager in United States is $36,826 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a General Manager or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a General Manager.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent general manager salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$52,394
per year
A General Manager in the Tulsa, OK Area area reported making $52,394 per year
Additional Pay
$86k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Tulsa, OK Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$38,000
per year
A General Manager in the Coldwater, MI Area area reported making $38,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k commissions
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Coldwater, MI Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$85,907
per year
A General Manager in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $85,907 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$21
hourly
A General Manager in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$78,000
per year
A General Manager in the Auburn, AL Area area reported making $78,000 per year
Job Highlights
Auburn, AL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A General Manager in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$58,000
per year
A Restaurant General Manager in the Searcy, AR Area area reported making $58,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Searcy, AR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment