The average salary for a Supply Chain Specialist is $57,313.
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Job Description for Supply Chain Specialist
A supply chain specialist ensures that supplies and inventory are ordered, received, replenished, and kept at appropriate levels so the business could function properly. They are a main point of contact for suppliers, and they make sure any questions by members on their organization on those suppliers are dealt with in an effective and timely manner. The supply chain specialist also must ensure that accurate records of supplies and inventory levels are maintained, and they must analyze data aro…Read more
Supply Chain Specialist Tasks
- Obtain, analyze and interpret supply chain relevant data.
- Use analysis results to improve supply chain processes, performance and to reduce costs.
- Perform analyses with this data using analytical models and mathematical analysis.
Popular Employer Salaries for Supply Chain Specialist
The top respondents for the job title Supply Chain Specialist are from the companies The Boeing Company, Raytheon Co. and U.S. Army. Reported salaries are highest at Raytheon Co. where the average pay is $96,650. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Northrop Grumman Corporation and The Boeing Company, earning around $65,500 and $61,576, respectively. U.S. Marine Corps pays the lowest at around $40,000. U.S. Army and iClick also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $40,000 and $52,114, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Supply Chain Specialist
Skills in Supply Chain, Microsoft Excel and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Logistics and Inventory Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Supply Chain Specialist
An entry-level Supply Chain Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,768 based on 251 salaries. An early career Supply Chain Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,314 based on 653 salaries. A mid-career Supply Chain Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,321 based on 314 salaries. An experienced Supply Chain Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,619 based on 249 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66,481.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Supply Chain Specialist in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 21.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (7.1% more) and Denver, Colorado (5.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (12.8% less), Chicago, Illinois (5.2% less) and San Diego, California (4.6% less).
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