Receiving Manager Salary

Receiving Managers in the United States take home an average $14.20 per hour. The company is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length and geographic location. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Most Receiving Managers survey respondents are men (76 percent). Although a majority have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, around one in three claim no health benefits at all. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$31,173 - $64,089
$31K
$44K
$64K
MEDIAN: $43,565
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$10.00 - $19.88
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MEDIAN: $14.20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$31,173 - $64,089  
   
Bonus
$494.05 - $5,080  
Profit Sharing
$1,048  
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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$22,676 - $56,457  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 148
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.00 - $19.88  
   
Overtime
$15.11 - $28.26  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$494.05 - $5,080  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,048  
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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$22,676 - $56,457  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 257

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Job Description for Receiving Manager

Receiving Managers are responsible for all of the supplies that a business requires. Without these supplies, companies simply could not function. They must also be aware of exactly what is needed without ordering too much. Receiving Managers have to be focused on providing their place of employment with the required materials while also being cost-efficient.

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Receiving Manager Tasks

  • Ensure quality standards are met in incoming goods and safety practices are followed.
  • Streamline receiving processes to decrease time spent in transit and increase quality control.
  • Supervise acceptance, warehousing, and delivery of goods and inbound freight.

Common Career Paths for Receiving Manager


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There are some Receiving Managers — though it's uncommon — that transition into Operations Managers, where earnings are an average $59K annually. Receiving Managers most often move into positions as Warehouse Managers or Retail Store Managers; those groups report median salaries that are $8K higher and $6K higher, respectively.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Receiving Manager


Receiving Managers flock to Macy's, Inc., The Home Depot Inc., Barnes & Noble, Inc., Bed Bath & Beyond Inc, and Rural King, highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc leads the field in terms of pay, with a median salary of $49K.

Popular Skills for Receiving Manager


Receiving Managers seem to require a number of specific skills. Most notably, facility with Logistics, People Management, and Receiving are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 43 percent, 32 percent, and 24 percent, respectively. Those listing Operations Management as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Many workers who know Inventory Control also know Inventory Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Receiving Manager

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


For Receiving Managers, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $31K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $38K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Receiving Managers make a median salary of $41K. As Receiving Managers reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $45K.

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Key Stats for Receiving Manager

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 69 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Receiving Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲29%

Experienced
▲16%

▲9%

National Average
$35,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Receiving Manager Salaries

Logistics
▲43%

People Management
▲32%

Receiving
▲24%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▲16%

forklift
▲8%

Data Entry
▲4%


Inventory Control
▼0%

National Average
$35,000

Shipping
▼3%

Operations Management
▼35%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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