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History

Dollar General, the Goodlettsville, Tennessee-based chain of discount retail stores, provides a broad selection of merchandise in 15,000 stores in 44 states. Guided by the mission of serving others, Dollar General supports the valSee more

Address

Multiple locations

Size

Large

Founded

1939

CEO

Todd J. Vasos

Type

Company - Public (DG)

Revenue

Over $10B

Industry

Variety Stores

Departments

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FieldRatio
Sales Managers & Supervisors21.7%
other occupation15.9%
General and Operations Managers13.8%
Management - Other12.7%
Retail12.6%
Cashiers9.5%
Sales - Other8.1%
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Educational background

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Middle Tennessee State University
University of Phoenix-Utah

Employee data

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Age

Age distribution at Dollar General.

Gender ratio

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GenderRatio
male52.3%
female47.7%

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Store Manager18.5%
Manager11.6%
Sales Associate11.4%
Cashier8.6%
District Manager8.4%
Sales6.2%
Holder1.5%
Retail Store Manager1.3%
Keyholder1.2%
Regional Director1%

Career advancement

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Years in positionPercentage who advanced
<118.5%
134.1%
217.2%
312.9%
4+17.2%

Top 5 future employers

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General WarehouseDollar GeneralJanesville, WI
General Warehouse FULL-TIME $16.80/hr Starting hourly pay is $15.80/hour + $1.00 shift differential for 2nd shift and $2.00/hour premium for Full Case department order fillers. Responsible for the expedient and accurate handling of merchandise into and/or...Read more
Trailer Repair MechanicDollar GeneralBethel, PA
Trailer Repair Mechanic FULL-TIME $17.35/hr Duties include: - Maintaining repairs for class 8 trailers and yard tractors. - Diagnosing problems and repairs all equipment (trailers, yard tractors). - Performing preventative maintenance. - Performing DOT...Read more
Receiving ClerkDollar GeneralBethel, PA
Receiving Clerk FULL-TIME $15.60/hr Duties include: Logging all drop shipment bills of lading. Running receiving tickets and verify quantities. Tracking communication between checkers and merchandising department. Downloading completed receivers. Providing...Read more
Maintenance TechnicianDollar GeneralBethel, PA
Maintenance Technician FULL-TIME $17.35/hr Duties include: Troubleshooting and repairing lift trucks, pallet jacks and cat fork trucks: hydraulics; motor and drive unit replacement; tire and wheel replacement load position; basic programming for access...Read more
Warehouse SupervisorDollar GeneralZanesville, OH
Warehouse Supervisor FULL-TIME $29/hr Supervises the timely receipt, stocking, order filling, or shipment of merchandise. May supervise employees who operate rolling stock equipment and/or automated equipment. Duties & responsibilities: Reviewing WMS...Read more
General Warehouse - Day ShiftDollar GeneralJackson, GA
General Warehouse - Day Shift FULL-TIME $16.50/hr Starting hourly pay is $16.50/hour + $2.00/hour premium for Full Case department order fillers. Responsible for the expedient and accurate handling of merchandise into and/or out of the warehouse facility...Read more
Warehouse MemberDollar GeneralBethel, PA
General Warehouse FULL-TIME $21.60/hr Earn up to $21.60 per hour. $16.60 base rate, shift differentials and appreciation bonus included in top rate. Responsible for the expedient and accurate handling of merchandise into and/or out of the warehouse...Read more
General LaborDollar GeneralBethel, PA
General Warehouse FULL-TIME $21.60/hr Earn up to $21.60 per hour. $16.60 base rate, shift differentials and appreciation bonus included in top rate. Responsible for the expedient and accurate handling of merchandise into and/or out of the warehouse...Read more
Class A CDL DriverDollar GeneralJefferson City, MO
Company-Drivers are responsible for on time delivery of freight between Dollar General Distribution Centers, stores, and vendors. Responsible for hauling and unloading multi-stop freight to Dollar General Stores and also returning freight (as required) and...Read more
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER in OWEN, WIDollar GeneralOwen, WI
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER in AFTON, TNDollar GeneralAfton, TN
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER in MEDORA, INDollar GeneralMedora, IN
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER CANDIDATE in MONTELLO, WIDollar GeneralMontello, WI
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER CANDIDATE in BEAR LAKE, MIDollar GeneralBear Lake, MI
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER in PRINCETON, INDollar GeneralPrinceton, IN
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER in UPTON, KYDollar GeneralUpton, KY
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER in WYNNE, ARDollar GeneralWynne, AR
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER CANDIDATE in WEST LIBERTY, IADollar GeneralWest Liberty, IA
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER in MONROE CITY, INDollar GeneralMonroe City, IN
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER in EAST BERLIN, PADollar GeneralEast Berlin, PA
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER in WEST LIBERTY, IADollar GeneralWest Liberty, IA
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER CANDIDATE in TECUMSEH, OKDollar GeneralTecumseh, OK
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
STORE MANAGER CANDIDATE IN RICHMOND, MNDollar GeneralRichmond, MN
Company Overview Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks...Read more
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HR ManagerDollar GeneralLONGVIEW, TX
Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used andRead more
STORE CLERK TEMPORARYDollar GeneralMadera, PA
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission ofRead more
FLEET SUPERVISOR - MONTGOMERY, ALDollar GeneralMontgomery, AL
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission ofRead more
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission ofRead more
RETAIL DISTRICT MANAGER UNASSIGNED in HILTON HEAD, SCDollar GeneralHilton Head Island, SC
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STORE MANAGER in COTTONWOOD SHORES, TXDollar GeneralCOTTONWOOD SHORES, TX
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TRAILER REPAIR MECHANICDollar GeneralZANESVILLE, OH
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STORE MANAGER in PRINCEVILLE, ILDollar GeneralPRINCEVILLE, IL
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STORE MANAGER in KALONA, IADollar GeneralKALONA, IA
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission ofRead more
ASST STORE MGR in HICKORY HILLS, ILDollar GeneralAlbers, IL
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STORE MANAGER CANDIDATE in SULPHUR SPRINGS, TXDollar GeneralSULPHUR SPRINGS, TX
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission ofRead more
Store Shift Supv - DG Mkt inDollar GeneralJamestown, KY
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Store ManagerDollar GeneralSANTA CLARA, NM
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each andRead more
STORE MANAGER in EXIRA, IADollar GeneralEXIRA, IA
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission ofRead more
ASST STORE MGR in LAMONT, CADollar GeneralLamont, CA
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each andRead more
STORE MANAGER in STANWOOD, IADollar GeneralSTANWOOD, IA
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission ofRead more
Store ManagerDollar GeneralWINSTON SALEM, NC
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each andRead more
Store ManagerDollar GeneralFAIRBURY, IL
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each andRead more
ASST STORE MGR - McCombDollar GeneralMc Comb, OH
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission ofRead more
Sales Associate - MCKEES ROCKS - 15136Dollar GeneralMc Kees Rocks, PA
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,000 retail locations in 44 states, 15 distribution centers and 130,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each andRead more
Store ManagerDollar GeneralPONTIAC, MI
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each andRead more
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each andRead more
SALES ASSOCIATE - RichmondDollar GeneralCarolina, RI
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission ofRead more
STORE MANAGER CANDIDATE in MUNDELEIN, ILDollar GeneralMUNDELEIN, IL
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission ofRead more
ASST STORE MGR in MCLEANSBORO, ILDollar GeneralMc Leansboro, IL
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each andRead more
Store ManagerDollar GeneralSCHERTZ, TX
Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each andRead more
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Store ManagerDollar GeneralWALLER, TX
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