Some of the skills we found on floor manager resumes included "customer service," "cleanliness," and "pallets." We have detailed the most important floor manager responsibilities below.
Before becoming a floor manager, 49.1% earned their bachelor's degree. When it comes down to graduating with a master's degree, 3.7% floor managers went for the extra education. If you're wanting to pursue this career, it may be possible to be successful with a high school degree. In fact, most floor managers have a college degree. But about one out of every five floor managers didn't attend college at all.
Those floor managers who do attend college, typically earn either a business degree or a psychology degree. Less commonly earned degrees for floor managers include a communication degree or a general studies degree.
Once you've obtained the level of education you're comfortable with, you might start applying to companies to become a floor manager. We've found that most floor manager resumes include experience from Jetro Cash & Carry, Goodwin Recruiting, and Bi-Mart. Of recent, Jetro Cash & Carry had 156 positions open for floor managers. Meanwhile, there are 19 job openings at Goodwin Recruiting and 12 at Bi-Mart.
If you're interested in companies where floor managers make the most money, you'll want to apply for positions at Oil States International, Sycuan Casino Resort, and Wilder. We found that at Oil States International, the average floor manager salary is $61,077. Whereas at Sycuan Casino Resort, floor managers earn roughly $58,077. And at Wilder, they make an average salary of $55,301.
Some other companies you might be interested in as a floor manager include Enterprise Holdings, Walgreens, and Abercrombie & Fitch Co. These three companies were found to hire the most floor managers from the top 100 U.S. educational institutions.
In general, floor managers fulfill roles in the hospitality and retail industries. While employment numbers are high in those industries, the floor manager annual salary is the highest in the telecommunication industry with $44,098 as the average salary. Meanwhile, the manufacturing and hospitality industries pay $43,310 and $43,233 respectively. This means that floor managers who are employed in the telecommunication industry make 11.4% more than floor managers who work in the retail Industry.