Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Materials Manager / Coordinator is $64,921
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Materials Manager / Coordinators?
An entry-level Materials Manager / Coordinator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,841 based on 7 salaries. An early career Materials Manager / Coordinator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,229 …Read more
What Do Materials Manager / Coordinators Do?
Material managers/coordinators are also known as purchasing managers, and are usually in charge of their company's procurement department. Procurement specialists, contract specialists, and buyers may report to these managers/coordinators, depending on the size of the company.
Those in this position are very important to the production and operations of their company, as projects cannot begin without the needed supplies and materials for the proper departments. These managers usually oversee …Read more
- Coordinate requisitions, orders and distribution of purchased materials, equipment and supplies.
- Manage inventory and real-time logs of inventory.
- Analyze sales or use forecasts to provide needed materials to producers or users at the appropriate times.
- Perform cost-benefit analyses to inform decision-making about materials and suppliers.