How much does a Distribution Center Manager make? The median annual Distribution Center Manager salary is $92,170, as of August 03, 2017, with a range usually between $81,223-$108,222, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Distribution Center Manager in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Distribution Center Manager in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Distribution Center Manager in the United States is $92,170, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Distribution Center Manager in the United States are expected to make less than $92,170.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 03, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Distribution Center Manager that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Distribution Center Manager are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 2017
Manages daily activities of a centralized distribution center. Monitors inventory levels to manage expenses, minimize loss, and maximize revenue. Ensures that goods are dispatched on time to the appropriate destinations and in the expected quantities. May be responsible for evaluating freight services, negotiating contracts, and managing relationships with chosen vendors. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. View full job description