Materials Specialist Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Materials Specialist is $16.49 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in Logistics is associated with high pay for this job.
Materials Specialist Total Pay (?
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$36,069 - $76,149
(Median)
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76K
MEDIAN: $54,468
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Materials Specialist Total Pay (?
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$11.96 - $22.70
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$36,069 - $76,149  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,962  
Profit Sharing
$200.00 - $3,350  
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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$27,493 - $70,175  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 269
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.96 - $22.70  
   
Overtime
$1.53 - $36.11  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,962  
   
Profit Sharing
$200.00 - $3,350  
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).
)
$27,493 - $70,175  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 269
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Job Description for Materials Specialist
  • Monitor parts movement and manufacturer performance.
  • Maintain inventory control and report anticipated material requests.
  • Develop and manage the flow of inbound and outbound materials.
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Materials Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 19%
Experienced
up arrow 9%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$44,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Materials Specialist Salaries

Logistics
up arrow 14%
National Average
$44,000
Order Inventory
up arrow 4%
Purchasing
up arrow 6%
Inventory Control
up arrow 16%
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Gender
Female
39%
female alumni
 
Male
61%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
14%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 9%
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