What does a Center Manager do?

Center managers serve in a leadership role overseeing the daily operations of a facility or business location. They are accountable for enforcing health and safety guidelines and ensure the staff and facility are in compliance with all applicable local codes and federal or industry regulations. They often take a lead role in recruiting, hiring, training, and supervising personnel. Their position also includes budget management and other financial duties. Their responsibilities may also involve meeting sales, revenue, or enrollment quotas.

Center managers typically have a bachelor’s degree in a business field, along with experience at the supervisory level. These positions require strong leadership skills, and the ability to oversee many details related to all aspects of the operation. Managers must be comfortable with budget reconciliation and other accounting duties.

EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
3.3 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.5 ★
Avg. Experience0-1 Year

Center Manager Salaries

Average Base Pay

£33,959 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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£22K
Median: £34K
£53K
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Center Manager Career Path

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Center Manager Insights

Read what Center Manager professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
Riddle & BloomRiddle & Bloom
Amazon Prime Student Campus Manager
24 Jul 2020

“The pay was great which motivates you to do well every time you host an event at school”

OlaOla
Airport Executive
8 Sep 2021

“I got the best Team leader I am not working right now in OLA cabs but I miss my team and Team Leader”

Advance AmericaAdvance America
Center Manager
27 Jun 2020

“No matter how good your performance or reviews they will terminate you if you stay to long.”

Arena AnimationArena Animation
Center Manager
21 Nov 2019

“It was good and new learning”

MathnasiumMathnasium
Assistant Center Director
28 Jan 2021

“Absolutely positive working environment I honestly hated having to quit because this was by far one of my favorite places to work.”

USOUSO
Center Manager
29 Apr 2021

“It's such a fun and rewarding work environment.”

C2 EducationC2 Education
Center Director
2 Jun 2021

“I've been able to balance it with my life and there are decent benefit.”

NY Kids ClubNY Kids Club
Assistant Center Director
24 Jul 2019

“It is truly a special place to work and I feel lucky to be a part of it.”

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Frequently asked questions about the role and responsibilities of a center manager

The most similar professions to center manager are:
  • Regional Manager
  • Area Manager
  • General Manager
  • District Manager

The most common qualifications to become a center manager is a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and an average of 0 - 1 of experience not including years spent in education and/or training.