Material Controller Salary
|Salary||$32,500 - $73,469|
|Total Pay (||$30,821 - $66,940|
|Hourly Rate||$13.21 - $27.37|
|Overtime||$16.00 - $31.50|
|Total Pay (||$30,821 - $66,940|
Job Description for Material Controller
Material controllers ensure the correct materials and services are available for the company's day-to-day operations. Daily duties include ensuring that necessary equipment and materials are received, stored, and maintained properly. From there, they are distributed as needed to various departments within the company for short-term and long-term usage. During this process, regular communication with all involved parties (including clients and vendors) is necessary to maintain relationships and cooperation. All activities performed by material controllers should be recorded using computerized systems and specialized software. They must also ensure company regulations and policies are followed at all times.Read More...
The material controller's work is mostly performed in an indoor environment, but the warehouse environment may experience extreme temperatures depending on the job location. Hours vary greatly with each opening, and most positions have a variety of shifts available for the positions. Physical requirements may include some lifting, walking, and standing, but hazards are generally minimal. Positions as a materials controller are widely available in a variety of industries, with a large need in companies that have large warehouses.
Educational requirements generally include a high school diploma or equivalent. Work experience qualifications vary with each opening based on the pay level and hiring company; at least three years of experience is a common requirement, but many entry-level positions are also available. Basic computer skills with software such as Microsoft Office and SAP, as well as reporting tools, are greatly preferred.
Material Controller Tasks
- Ensure compliance with regulations and company policies.
- Monitor and maintain stock levels, and identify reliable supply sources.
- Review requisitions for completeness, accuracy, and assess for priority.
- Inspect materials, maintain documentation, verify approval of hazardous materials, and report violations or damages.
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Pay by Experience Level for Material Controller
Pay by Experience for a Material Controller has a positive trend. An entry-level Material Controller with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Material Controller with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Material Controller which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 27 salaries. A Material Controller with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 11 salaries.
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