Merchandise Planner Salary in the United States

How much does a Merchandise Planner make in the United States? The average Merchandise Planner salary in the United States is $78,023 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $67,444 and $91,363. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Merchandise Planner plans and forecasts for future merchandise buys based on historical buys, reoccurring buys and current inventory levels. Responsible for reviewing stock to sales ratios, responding to changing sales trends, and ensuring plan sales, plan markups, and plan markdowns are achieved by departments. Being a Merchandise Planner plans and coordinates merchandise flow-through. Inputs and maintains data in various merchandising systems. Additionally, Merchandise Planner may require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Merchandise Planner gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Merchandise Planner typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Merchandise Planner

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Merchandise Planner, Sr.

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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