Receiving Manager Salary (United States)

Salaries for Receiving Managers in the United States sit in the ballpark of $13.57 per hour. Compensation ranges from $9.39 per hour on the low end to $18.48 on the high end. Overall cash income ranges from $30,650 near the bottom to $66,968) near the top; it includes potential earnings of $4,438 from bonuses and $2,027 from profit sharing in exceptional cases. While the specific employer and location impact pay for this group, experience level is the most influential factor. Although 27 percent lack health benefits of any kind, most do enjoy medical insurance, and more than half get dental coverage, too. Making up 74 percent of the field, male Receiving Managers greatly outnumber their female counterparts. For the most part, Receiving Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale 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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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  
PayScale
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  
PayScale
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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Receiving Managers who transition into Operations Managers are seldom found, but they do earn an extra $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.

Receiving Manager Job Listings

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Popular Employer Salaries for Receiving Manager

Employees of Macy's, Inc. can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $43,432; however, pay is widely dispersed from top to bottom, ranging from $27K to $53K. The Home Depot Inc. offers the lowest pay in the field, with a median salary of just $36,866.

Pay by Experience Level for Receiving Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Receiving Managers with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Pay increases slowly at first for Receiving Managers, with starting salaries of $31K reaching $34K after five to 10 years. Between 10 and 20 years, pay reaches $39,967. After two decades in the field, Receiving Managers continue to experience steady salary growth, and typical compensation averages $48K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 24 percent 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. Between one and nine years is the typical spectrum of experience for those in this line of work—of those who took the survey, more than half land within this radius.

Pay Difference By Location

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National Average
$34,000
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For Receiving Managers, New York provides a pay rate that is 22 percent greater than the national average. Receiving Managers will also find cushy salaries in Atlanta (+7 percent).

Receiving Manager Advice

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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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National Average
$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%
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