Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager Salary

For Distribution Managers, yearly average wages total $65K annually. Male Distribution Managers are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. A strong majority enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$42,140 - $103,369
$42K
$65K
$100K
MEDIAN: $64,628
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50%
90%

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$9.70 - $24.36
$9
$13
$24
MEDIAN: $13.33
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$0$103K
Salary $42,140 - $103,369
Bonus $0.00 - $10,067
Profit Sharing $1,100
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,644 - $97,169
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $9.70 - $24.36
Overtime $17.11 - $37.73
Annual Data $0$97K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,067
Profit Sharing $1,100
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,644 - $97,169
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

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Job Description for Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager

Transportation, storage, and distribution managers typically work in warehouse settings, so prospective applicants must know how to operate hand trucks, lift trucks, forklifts, and pallet jacks. Generally, a minimum of a bachelor's degree and ten years of functional experience are required for this position.

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Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager Tasks

  • Establish company shipping and safety policies and enforce compliance with DOT regulations.
  • Work within budget constraints and seek to minimize transportation costs.
  • Determine shipping logistics, deciding routes, schedules, vehicles, and personnel.
  • Analyze shipping data to identify strategies for making routes more efficient.

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Pay by Experience Level for Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager

Pay by Experience for a Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 15 salaries. A Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 12 salaries.

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Key Stats for Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager Salaries

Experienced
▲22%

Late-Career
▲20%

Mid-Career
▲16%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
▼48%

Skills That Affect Transportation, Storage, or Distribution Manager Salaries

National Average
$55,000

Customer Service
▼32%

Sales
▼50%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 23%
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