Material Controller Salary

Material Controllers in the United States can expect wages of $51K annually on average. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by a strong majority, and more than half earn vision coverage. For the most part, Material Controllers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Men working as Material Controllers who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 58 percent. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$34,738 - $80,152

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$11.85 - $29.22

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$34,738 - $80,152  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,898  
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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$28,950 - $73,386  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 74
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.85 - $29.22  
   
Overtime
$1.43 - $40.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,898  
   
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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$28,950 - $73,386  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 53
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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.

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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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Material Controllers report a narrow range of specific skills. Most notably, facility with Materials Requirement Planning, SAP Materials Management (SAP MM), and Inventory Control are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 31 percent, 20 percent, and 19 percent, respectively. Skills that pay less than market rate include Shipping.

Pay by Experience Level for Material Controller

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $44K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $57K. Material Controllers bring in $54K after working for 10 to 20 years. Material Controllers who have racked up more than two decades of experience report lower incomes overall; the average sum for this crowd comes out to only $42K.

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Experience Affects Material Controller Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Material Controller Salaries

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
up arrow 31%

SAP Materials Management (SAP MM)
up arrow 20%

Inventory Control
up arrow 19%

National Average
$46,000

Shipping
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 16%
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