Inventory Control Specialist Salary

An Inventory Control Specialist earns an average wage of $14.81 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Materials Requirement Planning (MRP), Purchasing, and Order Inventory. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
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$30,639 - $59,990
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$31K
$42K
$60K
MEDIAN: $42,450
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$30,639 - $59,990  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,009  
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $3,523  
Commission
$509  
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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$22,657 - $52,309  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 384
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.11 - $20.42  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.11  
Overtime
$14.83 - $31.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,009  
   
Commission
$509  
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $3,523  
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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$22,657 - $52,309  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,096
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Job Description for Inventory Control Specialist

Inventory control specialists are in charge of managing product or company resources. They enter data on parts held by the company and those shipped to other organizations into relevant databases . They must also recognize and resolve quantity discrepancies, make quantity reports, create request tickets as needed, and prepare extensive quantitative statements that help with inventory control duties. They participate in company meetings and provide recommendations on how to make inventory control responsibilities more efficient. The inventory control specialists may help with training new staff members as well.

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Inventory Control Specialist Tasks

  • Submit annual budget reports, ensure financial standards, and resolve issues.
  • Act as liaison between the warehouse and customer service.
  • Assess and monitor warehouse transactions.
  • Track inventory maintenance and control equipment flow.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $34,769

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Experience Affects Inventory Control Specialist Salaries




National Average
$35,000


Skills That Affect Inventory Control Specialist Salaries

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
up arrow 41%

Purchasing
up arrow 15%

Order Inventory
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Inventory Management
up arrow 1%

Cycle Count
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$35,000

Inventory Control
up arrow 1%

Data Entry
up arrow 12%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 284 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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