Scheduling Manager Salary
A substantial slice of final earnings for Scheduling Managers (just under nine-tenths) arrives through commissions. Median overall income in this area is approximately $51K. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. There are more female Scheduling Managers who answered the questionnaire than male, making up 63 percent. Just over a fifth of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a strong majority report medical coverage and more than half claim dental coverage as well. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction.
|Salary||$34,472 - $95,861|
|Bonus||$199.20 - $10,127|
|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).)
|$31,590 - $95,538|
|Hourly Rate||$12.92 - $26.66|
|Overtime||$18.59 - $37.92|
|Bonus||$199.20 - $10,127|
|Total Pay (||$31,590 - $95,538|
Job Description for Scheduling Manager
Scheduling managers typically work in manufacturing plants and factories. They manage and direct the workflow in the plant, making them a primary point of contact for logistics in their company. The scheduling manager works out manufacturing schedules for to ensure the organization has the workforce necessary to execute the manufacturing plan; they also work with materials departments to ensure the necessary parts and raw materials required are available. Because too much or too little labor, or too much or too few supplies, can cause a great deal of wasted money, a good scheduling manager may be integral to good company performance.Read More...
A scheduling manager keeps a close watch on inventory pars and at what rate it is depleted. They work with accounts departments to help forecast expected product needs. The scheduling manager then determines how many manhours are needed to create this new inventory. The scheduler works with human resources staff to ensure worker availability and creates shift schedules for employees. Because many manufactured goods consist of multiple components, part of the scheduling-related tasks typically involve complex formulations to ensure the proper mix of components necessary for final goods assembly in the plant.
To work as a scheduling manager, a person must typically have a bachelor's degree in a related field, as well as relevant experience. Typically, the manager works in an office, but they may spend time in a factory or warehouse environment as well.
Scheduling Manager Tasks
- Oversee scheduling efforts to ensure throughput and quality.
- Create reports and forecasts to understand scheduling needs and trends.
- Work with staff to create schedule, fill gaps and cover contingencies.
- Make technology selections that increase efficiency.
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Pay by Experience Level for Scheduling Manager
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Scheduling Managers. Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $44K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $56K. Scheduling Managers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $60K. More than 20 years of experience seem related to solid financial gains; veterans in this group report earning a median of $66K.
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