Area Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$69,000
$50,000
Min 10%
$69,000
Median 50%
$95,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Best Buy
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does an area manager make?
The national average salary for an Area Manager in the United States is $69,723 per year or $33.52 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $95,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $50,000 per year. Retail companies and Health Care companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Some of the states with the best Area Manager salaries are Washington, New York, Rhode Island, California, and Connecticut. The typical employment for an Area Manager is 3.9 years.

Average Area Manager Salary By Location

Area Managers in the US makes an average salary of $69,723 per year or $33.52 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest Area Manager salaries at $97,533 per year. Not only that, San Francisco, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $45,000. Washington, New York, Rhode Island, California, and Connecticut are the states with the highest payscale for Area Managers. The lowest earning states are Iowa, Indiana, Nebraska, Arkansas, and Kentucky.

Map of Area Manager Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Area Managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Area Manager Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries an Area Manager makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Area Managers are Retail companies and Health Care companies. Best Buy and Walmart are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Lincare Holdings or Ocean State Job Lot, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Area Managers.

Average Area Manager Pay By Industry

Area Manager salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Retail companies, Technology companies, and Manufacturing companies pay their Area Managers well. Salaries for Area Managers in Retail companies average $72,744 annually, while Technology companies and Manufacturing companies pay $71,200 and $68,372, respectively. The types of companies that pay Area Managers the least are in the Hospitality industry, where the average annual salary is $66,455.
Industry
Average Salary
Retail
Retail
$72,744
$73k
Technology
Technology
$71,200
$71k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$68,372
$68k
Finance
Finance
$67,436
$67k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$66,455
$66k

Area Manager Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$55,000
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$65,000
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$33,435
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$70,000
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$70,000
Cygnus Home Service, LLC Dba Schwan's Home Service
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04/08/2020
$70,000
Cygnus Home Service, LLC Dba Schwan's Home Service
Area Manager
04/08/2020
$70,000
Cygnus Home Service, LLC Dba Schwan's Home Service
Area Manager
04/06/2020
$70,000
Gecko Hospitality
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04/04/2020
$65,000
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