$73,698
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Avg. Hourly Rate
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The median Material Planner has a base pay of $73,698. Salaries generally range from $69k to $90k. The median bonus is .
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Job Description for Material Planner

A material planner is an essential member of staff in any medium or large manufacturing operation. The material planner ensures a steady flow of all materials needed to keep a manufacturing line operating. This is generally a balancing act; manufacturers do not generally have space to store large quantities of raw materials, so the material planner must ensure adequate supplies without overbuying or wasting resources.

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Material Planner Tasks
  • Schedule delivery and production usage of materials for optimal production.
  • Visit and evaluate suppliers for quality, timeliness, procedures, and fit to goals.
  • Monitor and track materials flow to identify bottlenecks and characterize usage.
  • Identify, resolve, and forecast problems and potential solutions to inventory and quality.

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Key Stats for Material Planner

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
57%
10-19 years
29%

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
57%
10-19 years
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 14%