The average salary for a Logistics Manager is $42,000 per year.

Job Description for Logistics Manager

Companies which ship goods, parts, and commodities from location to location as part of their regular operations define this transportation aspect of the business as logistics. A logistics manager is typically a middle manager in charge of discrete teams or regions within a larger logistics operation of a business, and they typically have supervisory duties, make employment decisions, and create and work within approved budgets. The logistics manager will typically oversee a large group of employees and receive reports from various team leaders involved in warehouse, loading, and shipping operations. In many companies, the logistics manager in turn reports to a director-level executive in logistics or operations.

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Logistics Manager Tasks

  • Plan, direct, and coordinate the storage and distribution of raw materials and supplies within an organization.
  • Ensure that customer supply needs are met.
  • Oversee financial transactions related to logistics.
  • Manage logistics staff.

Logistics Manager Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $56,000

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Key Stats for Logistics Manager

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
75%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
75%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
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