Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Distribution Manager is $69,270
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Distribution Managers?
An entry-level Distribution Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,906 based on 13 salaries. An early career Distribution Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,254 based on 198 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Distribution Managers Do?
Distribution managers are responsible for the day-to-day tasks related to shipping large quantities of goods. Companies of all types require the services of a distribution manager, from the food industry to electronics. The work of a distribution manager typically includes monitoring large amounts of inventory for quality and quantity, overseeing warehouses and teams of warehouse workers, and meeting the demands of customers. Distribution managers work closely with warehouse supervisors to …Read more
- Manage day-to-day and strategic operations at distribution center or warehouse.
- Write and track invoices, manifests, and issues with delivery or transportation.
- Coordinate inbound and outbound freight, and track product movement and inventory.
- Manage employee schedules, assignments, evaluations, and compliance.