General Manager Job & Career Information

What's it like to be a General Manager?

We have 1,920 General Manager jobs nationwide. The average General Manager salary is $55,000 annually, -$9K (15%) less than the average national salary. Statistically, General Managers are very happy with their career.

$55,000 Average Salary

Employee Reviews (2,492 reviews)

3.9 out of 5 stars
  • "As executive it was extremely rewarding. I built this region from the ground up. I hired the entire management team and together we grew. I learned how to work with professional recruiters and learned a lot from them since I had only worked with Human Resource Directors as a district and school administrator. Together we nutured and supported one another. We were servicing 51 schools. I never hated the position because my regional colleagues and CEO were great to work with daily."

  • "I love developing people to be their best. I also enjoy the challenges involved with finding the proper solutions to problems that I see coming down the road, and taking an immediate course correction. There is nothing I really hate about being GM. There are some frustrating moments, but that's true with everything. The trick is, to turn it into a positive, and make it into a gain."

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