Receiving Manager Salary (United States)

A typical Receiving Manager in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $13.57 per hour. The pay spectrum stretches from $9.39 per hour to $18.48. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the company and location. While some workers in this profession—27 percent—do not have any health coverage, most do receive medical benefits and more than half have dental insurance. Making up 74 percent of the field, male Receiving Managers greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Work is enjoyable for Receiving Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This synopsis is derived from the responses of individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
Receiving Manager Salary (?
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$30,650 - $66,968
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MEDIAN: $45,320
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Receiving Manager Salary (?
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$9.39 - $18.48
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$30,650 - $66,968  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,438  
Profit Sharing
$23.15 - $2,027  
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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$21,581 - $55,419  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 191
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$9.39 - $18.48  
   
Overtime
$15.08 - $28.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,438  
   
Profit Sharing
$23.15 - $2,027  
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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$21,581 - $55,419  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 328
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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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While not commonly seen, Receiving Managers who transition into a Operations Manager position may earn an additional $25K per year. Receiving Managers can earn $8,148 or $6,503 more per year when they move into roles as Warehouse Managers or Retail Store Managers, a common transition for those in the field.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Receiving Manager

Receiving Managers seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at Macy's, Inc., where typical salaries come to $43,432, though the large difference in pay between employees at the top ($27K) and those starting out ($53K) creates a rather diverse pay scale. The Home Depot Inc. offers the lowest pay in the field, with a median salary of just $36,866.

Job skills reported by Receiving Managers are limited. Inventory Control is considered a valuable skill and can increase employee pay by 3 percent. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Data Entry. Employees educated in Inventory Control are typically practiced in Inventory Management, too.

Pay by Experience Level for Receiving Manager

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For Receiving Managers, experience seems to be a major factor in determining pay. Salary growth is weak for Receiving Managers during their first decade in the field; typical pay starts at $31K and turns to only $34K after five to 10 years. After 10 to 20 years, compensation comes in at $39,967. As Receiving Managers reach 20 years on the job, salary growth continues to be strong, with earnings averaging $48K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up about one-fourth of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise 2 percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining less than 10 percent. More than half of respondents report having between one and nine years of experience in this field.

Pay Difference By Location

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National Average
$34,000
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Home to some of the best pay for Receiving Managers, New York offers exceptional salaries, 22 percent above the national average. Receiving Managers will also find cushy salaries in Atlanta (+7 percent).

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Experience Affects Receiving Manager Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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Mid-Career
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$34,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Receiving Manager Salaries

Inventory Control
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Inventory Management
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National Average
$34,000
Data Entry
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 125 votes.

Gender

Female
26%
female alumni
 
Male
74%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 27%