Receiving Manager Salary

Receiving Managers in the United States pull down an average of $13.76 per hour. Total cash compensation to Receiving Managers bottoms out near $23K and approaches $55K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $5K from bonuses and almost $8K from profit sharing. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by the company, followed by career length and geographic location. Making up 73 percent of those who took the survey, male Receiving Managers greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Slightly less than a third of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, the greater part report medical coverage and a majority claim dental coverage as well. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$30,186 - $64,578
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$42K
$65K
MEDIAN: $42,402
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$9.71 - $19.16
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,186 - $64,578  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,766  
Profit Sharing
$23.70 - $7,757  
Commission
$1,200  
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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$22,518 - $54,678  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 226
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.71 - $19.16  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.47  
Overtime
$15.01 - $28.15  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,766  
   
Commission
$1,200  
Profit Sharing
$23.70 - $7,757  
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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$22,518 - $54,678  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 335
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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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Though some Receiving Managers move into positions like Operations Manager (where the average salary is $59K), this progression is not the norm. It is quite typical for Receiving Managers to transition into roles as Warehouse Managers or Retail Store Managers, where reported median earnings are $8K and $6K higher per year.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Receiving Manager


Many Receiving Managers can be found at Macy's, Inc., Barnes & Noble, Inc., The Home Depot Inc., Bed Bath & Beyond Inc, and Rural King, firms that are at the top of the field. Employees at Macy's, Inc. enjoy the biggest paychecks, and $44K is the median salary. Range in pay, on the other hand, is narrow, with lower figures hovering around $34K and higher ones not far away at only $51K.

Popular Skills for Receiving Manager


Receiving Managers report using a diverse set of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Shipping, Logistics, People Management, and Inventory Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 10 percent and 15 percent. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Operations Management. Aptitude in Inventory Control tends to also indicate an understanding of Inventory Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Receiving Manager

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


For many Receiving Managers, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $31K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $35K. For Receiving Managers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $40K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $43K.

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Experience Affects Receiving Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 26%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Receiving Manager Salaries

Shipping
up arrow 15%

Logistics
up arrow 11%

People Management
up arrow 10%

Inventory Management
up arrow 4%

Inventory Control
up arrow 3%

Data Entry
up arrow 1%

National Average
$34,000

Operations Management
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 110 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
medical benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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