Average Salary for Reliance Steel & Aluminum Employees

Reliance Steel & Aluminum is a metal service centers and other metal merchant wholesalers firm headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif. that hires for Inside Sales Representative positions, Operations Manager roles, and more. The average employee at Reliance Steel & Aluminum takes home $53K per year. Reliance Steel & Aluminum paychecks are largely negotiated based on your experience level, though where you live and your job title are also considered. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Reliance Steel & Aluminum Median Salary by Job


Inside Sales Representative
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Operations Manager
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Jun 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23
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350 S GRAND AVE STE 5100
Los Angeles, California 90071

Metal Service Centers and Other Metal Merchant Wholesalers

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $50K annually on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $44K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Reliance Steel & Aluminum employees (29 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn around $66K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($83K per year) can be spotted in Cypress, Calif.; the company's headquarter city of Los Angeles, Calif. (about $65K), Houston, Texas (approximately $53K), and Corona, Calif. ($48K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, Reliance Steel & Aluminum employees make the most in Alabama, earning about $67K annually on average.


Operations Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $48K per year; Inside Sales Representatives also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $40K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Reliance Steel & Aluminum compensates Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc)-holders the most at $87K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Sales Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $101K annually. Operations Management is regularly seen around here; about a fourth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Other skills in demand are Inventory Management, Data Analysis, and Purchasing.


Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Reliance Steel & Aluminum can sometimes lack paid time off; 36 percent get paid vacation days, and 29 percent receive paid sick leave. Reliance Steel & Aluminum sponsors a 401(k) program, and a large number of survey participants use this option to save for their retirement. Reliance Steel & Aluminum provides health insurance to nearly all employees, and the vast majority of employees do receive dental coverage. Some other perks are a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, company car / automobile, and stock options.

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Key Stats for Reliance Steel & Aluminum


23 %
77 %
$37,773 - $109,250

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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