Department Manager salary in California

Average salary
Based on 520 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Department Managers make?
The average total salary for a Department Manager is $44,000 per year. This is based on data from 520 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Department Manager and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Department Manager salary can vary between $22,000 to $117,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Department Manager salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Costco Wholesale, California
12 income tax records
$65K – $79K
Zara, California
11 income tax records
$45K – $80K
Nordstrom, California
18 income tax records
$45K – $84K
Floor & Decor, California
15 income tax records
$40K – $69K
WinCo Foods, California
15 income tax records
$29K – $58K
H&M Group, California
21 income tax records
$29K – $58K
Lowe's, California
14 income tax records
$31K – $52K
Safeway, California
23 income tax records
$25K – $61K
Walmart, California
94 income tax records
$21K – $47K
SFM Mutual Insurance, California
18 income tax records
$19K – $55K

Department Manager demographics in California

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76% are single
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24% are married
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29% have kids
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28% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Department Managers in California

520 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a department manager in California is $44,000 per year. Department manager salaries in California can vary between $22,000 to $117,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 520 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as department manager.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for department managers in California: Costco Wholesale ($71,500 a year), Zara ($62,500 a year), and Nordstrom ($60,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for department managers in California: Los Angeles, CA ($57,500 a year), Sacramento, CA ($57,000 a year), and San Jose, CA ($50,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.