Average Regional General Manager Salary
$120,000 yearly
$58.04 hourly
Updated August 18, 2021
$68,000
10 %
$120,000
Median
$213,000
90 %
What Is The Average Regional General Manager Salary?
The average regional general manager salary is $120,715 per year, or $58.04 per hour, in the United States. In terms of salary range, an entry level regional general manager salary is roughly $68,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $213,000. If you like following the crowd, hospitality and retail companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out pharmaceutical, retail, and transportation companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. Rhode Island, Washington, New York, Pennsylvania, and Illinois provide the highest regional general manager salaries.

Average Regional General Manager Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where regional general managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Regional General Manager average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
$127,033
$61.07
Alaska
$138,970
$66.81
Arizona
$96,033
$46.17
Arkansas
$109,761
$52.77
California
$134,591
$64.71
Colorado
$135,266
$65.03
Connecticut
$132,551
$63.73
Delaware
$132,308
$63.61
District of Columbia
$131,129
$63.04
Florida
$105,214
$50.58
Georgia
$133,853
$64.35
Hawaii
$104,140
$50.07
Idaho
$118,862
$57.15
Illinois
$141,918
$68.23
Indiana
$98,077
$47.15
Iowa
$127,769
$61.43
Kansas
$107,060
$51.47
Kentucky
$104,770
$50.37
Louisiana
$121,144
$58.24
Maine
$93,768
$45.08
Maryland
$133,825
$64.34
Massachusetts
$139,483
$67.06
Michigan
$131,215
$63.08
Minnesota
$123,952
$59.59
Mississippi
$74,887
$36.00
Missouri
$113,894
$54.76
Montana
$125,447
$60.31
Nebraska
$113,931
$54.77
Nevada
$125,521
$60.35
New Hampshire
$123,442
$59.35
New Jersey
$136,206
$65.48
New Mexico
$118,564
$57.00
New York
$150,320
$72.27
North Carolina
$121,085
$58.21
North Dakota
$110,586
$53.17
Ohio
$115,782
$55.66
Oklahoma
$104,938
$50.45
Oregon
$126,689
$60.91
Pennsylvania
$146,942
$70.65
Rhode Island
$167,025
$80.30
South Carolina
$104,428
$50.21
South Dakota
$132,912
$63.90
Tennessee
$110,651
$53.20
Texas
$121,040
$58.19
Utah
$114,325
$54.96
Vermont
$95,725
$46.02
Virginia
$122,404
$58.85
Washington
$154,057
$74.07
West Virginia
$102,730
$49.39
Wisconsin
$126,630
$60.88
Wyoming
$134,779
$64.80

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Highest Paying Cities For Regional General Manager

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
New York, NY
$170,509
$81.98
Burbank, CA
$150,496
$72.35
Chelmsford, MA
$149,395
$71.82
Towson, MD
$147,488
$70.91
Portland, OR
$135,860
$65.32
Winchester, VA
$135,022
$64.91

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Average Regional General Manager Salary Over Time

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

Location
    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $121,000
    $58.04
    +0.5%
    2020
    $120,000
    $57.74
    +1.1%
    2019
    $119,000
    $57.10
    +1.6%
    2018
    $117,000
    $56.20
    +0.5%
    2017
    $116,000
    $55.93
    +0.9%

    How Much Do Regional General Managers Make In Different Industries?

    As we previously stated, regional general manager salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that pharmaceutical, retail, and transportation companies tend to offer much higher salaries for regional general managers. For example, regional general managers make a whopping average salary of $132,950 while working for pharmaceutical companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $129,799 at retail companies and $127,505 at transportation companies. But regional general managers may want to avoid working in the hospitality industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $88,457.
    RankIndustryAverage Regional General Manager SalaryRegional General Manager Salary Range
    1
    Pharmaceutical
    $132,950
    $67k
    $160k
    2
    Retail
    $129,799
    $67k
    $160k
    3
    Transportation
    $127,505
    $67k
    $160k
    4
    Hospitality
    $88,457
    $67k
    $160k

    High Paying Regional General Manager Jobs

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Manager, Center Operations

    Avg. salary: $85,041

    The duties of a manager of center operations depend on one's industry of employment. Typically, their responsibilities revolve around overseeing business operations, setting targets, assessing the workforce's performance, and performing corrective measures on any issues or concerns. Moreover, there are also instances where they have to produce progress reports, devise strategies for optimal business performance, delegate tasks, and even manage the budget. As a manager, it is crucial to lead and encourage the team to reach goals and sales targets while implementing the company's policies and regulations.
    192,866 Manager, Center Operations Jobs
    Manager

    Avg. salary: $93,001

    Managers are responsible for a specific department, function, or employee group. They oversee their assigned departments and all the employees under the department. Managers are responsible that the department they are handling is functioning well. They set the department goals and the steps they must take to achieve the goals. They are also in charge of assessing the performance of their departments and their employees. Additionally, managers are responsible for interviewing prospective candidates for department vacancies and assessing their fit to the needs of the department. Managers also set the general working environment in the department, and they are expected to ensure that their employees remain motivated.
    736,247 Manager Jobs
    Sales And Operations Manager

    Avg. salary: $104,741

    A sales operations manager is a professional who supports a company's sales and marketing teams by optimizing a tool often collectively known as Customer Relationship Management (CRM). Sales operations managers must serve as a liaison between the teams and the upper management while training staff members on new technology and software. They create reports that are used by salespeople and sales managers to help them in sales decision making. They also determine customer outreach methods with the marketing team.
    176,730 Sales And Operations Manager Jobs
    District Manager

    Avg. salary: $88,022

    District managers oversee the operations of a group of stores or areas covered by the assigned district. They are responsible for ensuring that the sales, marketing, quality control, and people management of their community align with the company's direction. They review the district's financial statement, draft ways to improve the district's key metrics, and mitigate any challenges that may come their way. They are also responsible for hiring store or area managers and training them to ensure that they will be significant contributors to the organization.
    240,926 District Manager Jobs
    Area Operations Manager

    Avg. salary: $60,762

    In an organization, an area operations manager takes responsibility in every aspect of safety and health. The area operations managers report and oversee the performance of individuals and teams within the enterprise. They manage corporate activities involving the production of goods and services. The scope of their responsibilities includes business processes, design, plan, performance improvement, control, and operations strategy. They should develop strong communication and negotiation skills, customer awareness, and good motivational skills.
    175,532 Area Operations Manager Jobs
    Retail Operation Manager

    Avg. salary: $82,080

    A retail operation manager is a professional who is responsible for managing the daily operations of retail stores while maintaining their physical space tidy and organized. Retail operation manager must ensure proper staffing at all stores as well as train employees to enhance their job performance and retention. They are required to conduct inventory analysis to ensure optimal stock levels. Retail operation managers must also visit retail locations so that they can evaluate the sales performance and level of customer satisfaction of each store.
    280,828 Retail Operation Manager Jobs

    Which Companies Pay Regional General Managers The Most?

    If you want to get paid the most as a regional general manager, being employed by a company such as Regal Cinemas or Hipcamp would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Live Nation Entertainment and Weyerhaeuser also report highly competitive salaries for regional general managers.
    Company
    LogoRankCompanyAverage Regional General Manager SalaryRegional General Manager Salary Range
    1Regal Cinemas
    4.4
    $181,915
    $117k
    $200k
    2Hipcamp
    4.0
    $174,674
    $117k
    $200k
    3Live Nation Entertainment
    4.6
    $173,643
    $117k
    $200k
    4Weyerhaeuser
    4.7
    $168,914
    $117k
    $200k
    5TKC Holdings
    4.2
    $165,680
    $117k
    $200k
    6ASRC Federal
    4.7
    $165,153
    $117k
    $200k

    Recently Added Regional General Manager Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    District General Manager
    Milwaukee, WI
    08/05/2021
    $80,000
    08/05/2021
    Area General Manager
    Grand Junction, CO
    08/05/2021
    $77,000
    08/05/2021
    District General Manager-Portland ME
    Portland, ME
    08/04/2021
    $80,000
    08/04/2021
    District General Manager
    Ione, CA
    08/04/2021
    $80,000
    08/04/2021
    District General Manager
    Saint Paul, MN
    08/02/2021
    $80,000
    08/02/2021
    Trademark Concrete Systems, Inc.
    Bay Area-General Manager-Site Concrete (Decorative)
    Bay Area-General Manager-Site Concrete (Decorative)
    Santa Clara, CA
    08/02/2021
    $100,000
    08/02/2021
    District General Manager
    Houma, LA
    08/02/2021
    $80,000
    08/02/2021
    District General Manager
    Woodsfield, OH
    08/02/2021
    $80,000
    08/02/2021
    District General Manager-Chattanooga TN
    Dalton, GA
    08/02/2021
    $80,000
    08/02/2021
    Salim Development
    General Manager/Area Manager
    General Manager/Area Manager
    Corona, CA
    08/02/2021
    $52,000
    08/02/2021

    Average Regional General Manager Salary by Demographic

    Regional General Manager Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $126,293
    female-income
    Female Income
    $109,781
    Median Regional General Manager Income by Race
    Asian regional general managers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or african american regional general managers have the lowest average salary at $110,959.
    $126,000
    $123,000
    $120,000
    $117,000
    $114,000
    $111,000
    $108,000
    Unknown
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Unknown$113,216
    White$121,093
    Black or African American$110,959
    Asian$125,863
    Hispanic or Latino$119,053
    Average Regional General Manager Salary by Education Level
    Regional general managers with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $185,699 annually. With a Bachelors degree, regional general managers earn a median annual income of $145,860 compared to $126,293 for regional general managers with an Associate degree.
    $191,000
    $176,000
    $161,000
    $146,000
    $131,000
    $116,000
    $101,000
    High School Diploma or Less
    Master's Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$115,640
    Master's Degree$185,699
    Bachelor's Degree$145,860
    Some College/ Associate Degree$126,293