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District Manager
$57K-$70K / yr. (est.)
$58K
$64,042 / year
$70K
Average base salary
The salary information provided is based on data collected from various reliable sources and may vary depending on individual qualifications and other factors.

About District Manager

What does a District Manager do?

As district managers, we are the key liaison between a company’s headquarters and our assigned area branches/sites. We usually work in the retail, production, or service industry. We manage operational practices, ensuring budget and sales goals are achieved. We train, motivate, and direct the activities of branch managers. Our primary goal is to make sure that company practices and policies are understood at all branches in our territory.

Core tasks:

  • supporting branch managers in day-to-day operations
  • coaching and developing team members
  • developing talent pool by performance management and succession planning
  • tracking metrics to measure success
  • developing strategies to improve quality
  • overseeing upward reporting to ensure leadership is connected to the field
  • serving as the liaison between leadership, local territory execution and other leadership partners
  • involvement in the interview, hiring, and on-boarding process
  • ensuring branches are operating at appropriate staffing levels and anticipate needs
  • assisting in the launch of new sites within district

Insights

How Many Years of Experience Do Professionals Need Before Becoming District Manager?
On average, people work 5-7 years in other positions prior to becoming a District Manager.
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Customer Service RepresentativeHouston, TX - 8 months ago
🙄 Well, I guess my 7 years as a Customer Service Representative didn't matter at all in becoming a District Manager. Thanks for making me feel like my hard work was worthless.
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Retail SupervisorMiami, FL - 8 months ago
😡 So let me get this straight, I had to work my way up from a Retail Supervisor for 5 years, while some people just walk into the District Manager role without any experience? This is outrageous!
How Long Do District Manager Employees Typically Stay in Their Roles?
On average, District Managers works in this position for 5+ years across multiple employers.
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Customer Service RepresentativeHouston, TX - 8 months ago
I wish I could climb up the corporate ladder and become a District Manager. They probably make big bucks! 💰
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Assistant ManagerMiami, FL - 8 months ago
District Managers are expected to be responsible for so much, but they often get little recognition. They deserve more praise! 😔
What Is the Job Hopper Score for District Manager Employees?
Frequent job changes in District Manager, indicating a willingness to change companies and roles more frequently.
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Education CoordinatorLos Angeles, CA - 8 months ago
My District Manager keeps changing jobs, and it's so frustrating! How can we establish stability and continuity with someone who constantly jumps to the next better offer? 🙄
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Marketing SpecialistNew York City, NY - 8 months ago
🙌 Being a District Manager myself and loving every minute of the ever-changing world of sales, I fully support constant job changes. It keeps things exciting and helps expand our skillset!

Career path

Path to job

Discover a District Manager's areas of knowledge sorted by their majors.
Explore the list of higher education institutions that a District Manager typically studied at.
Arizona State University-Tempe
Penn State University

Path after job

Community

Demographics

What Is the Age and Gender Ratio of District Manager Employees?
Gender ratio in District Manager position: 0.729781978999638 Male and 0.270218021000362 Female. Age ratio in District Manager position: 16-20: 5%, 21-30: 51%, 31-40: 30%, 41-50: 11%, 51-60: 3%, 60+: 0%. District Manager position is predominantly male (73.0%) with the largest age group being 21-30 years old, followed by 31-40 years old.
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District ManagerAtlanta, GA - 8 months ago
what steps are being taken to promote more representation of women in the District Manager position? 🚺
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District ManagerMiami, FL - 8 months ago
the lack of diversity and fair representation in this field is astounding. We need some solutions now! 😡

Workplaces

Who Are the Top Employers for District Manager?
Top employers of District Manager position: ADP, Aldi Inc., Arbonne International. People who work in District Manager position most typically go on to work for the ADP.
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District ManagerMiami, FL - 8 months ago
What about The Home Depot? They provide great support to District Managers and are known for fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment!
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District ManagerSan Francisco, CA - 8 months ago
I've never heard of any of these employers for District Managers. Can someone explain what makes them so great?
ADP
Aldi Inc.
Arbonne International
What Industries Does District Manager Typically Have Experience In?
Industry Background: The most typical industries of District Manager: Retail, Manufacturing, Information Technology, Finance & Insurance, Food Service. District Manager employees most likely come from a Retail industry background.
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District ManagerChicago, IL - 8 months ago
I hate being a District Manager. The stress is unbearable! 😡
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District ManagerMiami, FL - 8 months ago
Relax y'all, being a District Manager ain't no biggie. Just gotta stay organized and motivate your team. 😎

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Discussion about District Manager

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Is it hard to get a job as a District Manager?
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11 months ago
I don't think it's hard..Your qualifications and experiences could justify that
Do a lot of women work as a District Manager?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
Mostly men choose this job, but women also choose this.
What is the typical age of people who work as a District Manager?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
The average age is 31
Is a District Manager considered to be a senior profession?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
6 years of experience is needed on average for a District Manager.
Which industries should a District Manager consider working in?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
Retail is the most frequent for a District Manager.
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District Manager3 months ago
Seeking Beverage Industry.
Is a higher education needed as a District Manager?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
No higher education could not hurt if you want to be a District Manager
Which company are you working for as a District Manager?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
ADP, Aldi Inc., Arbonne International, Dollar General and Starbucks has the most employees.
How many years of experience as a District Manager is needed in average to switch to another position?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
More than 5 years is the typical lifespan for a District Manager.
Is it common for people to switch companies and still work as a District Manager?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
A District Manager is likely to work for multiple companies as a District Manager.
What work history do people usually have before becoming a District Manager?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
You have a good chance of becoming a District Manager if you are working as Store Manager, Sales Representative or Branch Manager
Working as a District Manager what job titles should I consider to switch to?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
Changing from a District Manager to Regional Manager, Store Manager or District Sales Manager is a typical career path.
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