How much does a department manager make?
Department Managers in America make, on average, $76,640 a year or $36.85 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $139,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $42,000 per year. Hospitality companies and Retail companies have the most job opportunities for Department Managers. The best states for high paying Department Manager jobs are Utah, Nevada, California, Delaware, and Oregon. The typical employment in the position spans 4.0 years.