A Distribution Manager earns an average salary of $65,463 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.
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$40,580 - $94,123
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$41K
$65K
$94K
MEDIAN: $65,462
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$12.27 - $23.30
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$40,580 - $94,123  
   
Bonus
$992 - $15,033  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,292  
Commission
$20,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$39,635 - $100,252  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 592
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.27 - $23.30  
   
Overtime
$20.93 - $48.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$992 - $15,033  
   
Commission
$20,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,292  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$39,635 - $100,252  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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Job Description for Distribution Manager

Distribution managers are responsible for the day-to-day tasks related to shipping large quantities of goods. Companies of all types require the services of a distribution manager, from the food industry to electronics. The work of a distribution manager typically includes monitoring large amounts of inventory for quality and quantity, overseeing warehouses and teams of warehouse workers, and meeting the demands of customers. Distribution managers work closely with warehouse supervisors to ensure that goods are loaded in a manner that is timely, meets quality standards, and facilitates on-time delivery.

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Distribution Manager Tasks

  • Coordinate inbound and outbound freight, and track product movement and inventory.
  • Manage employee schedules, assignments, evaluations, and compliance.
  • Manage day-to-day and strategic operations at distribution center or warehouse.
  • Write and track invoices, manifests, and issues with delivery or transportation.

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Pay by Experience Level for Distribution Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $64,865

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Experience Affects Distribution Manager Salaries



National Average
$65,000



Skills That Affect Distribution Manager Salaries


Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Operations Management
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National Average
$65,000





People Management
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Sales Management
up arrow 25%

Shipping
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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