The average salary for an Inventory Controller in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$57,113.
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Job Description for Inventory Controller
An inventory controller handles inventory-related tasks in a warehouse setting for their organization. Their primary duties include maintaining levels of inventory, reporting monthly inventory levels, labeling and recording inventory for future use, and maintaining accurate records. The inventory controller is in constant communication with departmental managers to ensure inventory is replenished and proper levels are maintained. Other responsibilities include assisting in the shipping and recei…Read more
Inventory Controller Tasks
- Assess and monitor warehouse transactions.
- Track inventory maintenance and control equipment flow.
- Submit annual budget reports, ensure financial standards, and resolve issues.
- Act as liaison between the warehouse and customer service.
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Popular Skills for Inventory Controller
Skills in Inventory Control, Inventory Management and Purchasing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Inventory Controller
An early career Inventory Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$54,299 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career Inventory Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$67,290 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Inventory Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$60,678 based on 14 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Inventory Controller in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 12.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (9.3% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (4.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (12.6% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (8.3% less).
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