Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Distribution Center Manager is $73,219
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Distribution Center Managers?
An entry-level Distribution Center Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,555 based on 7 salaries. An early career Distribution Center Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,600 based on 79 …Read more
What Do Distribution Center Managers Do?
Distribution center managers are responsible for all aspects related to the receiving, storing, and shipping of goods to and from a distribution center. This is a key position in supply chain management, and distribution center managers are responsible for ensuring that, upon receipt, goods are properly stored in an orderly and safe manner to maintain product quality, worker safety, and future ease of access. They design an efficient layout for storage and a process for storing and retrieving …Read more
- Oversee organization shipping and receiving processes to ensure timely access to materials and products.
- Analyze routing and transportation needs both within and external to the center to identify areas for improvement.
- Manage center staff, including ensuring adherence to safety regulations.
- Standardize receiving, sorting, quality control, and distribution of materials and products.