Salary for Storage and Distribution Managers

Also known as:  Airport Manager, Cold Storage Supervisor, Distribution Center Manager, Logistics Manager, Logistics Supply Officer, Marine Oil Terminal Superintendent, Traffic Safety Administrator, Transportation Manager, Warehouse Manager, Warehouse Operations Manager helps transportation professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Storage and distribution managers are responsible for directing, coordinating, planning and overseeing tasks and operations within an organization or of entire organizations involving storage and distribution activities. They might also develop budgets, develop schedules and maintain daily logs and other related work. This job normally requires a bachelor's degree and several years of related work experience. Employers will also usually require a few years of on-the-job training after being hired.

A Storage or Distribution Manager gets an average compensation that can range from 64000 - 96000 depending on education and experience. Storage and Distribution Managers get average salaries of Eighty Six Thousand One Hundred dollars each year.

Storage and Distribution Managers can get the best pay in the District of Columbia, where they get an average salary rate of just about $121200. People with this job title can make the highest salaries in Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction, which has a compensation of $111350.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 18.67 percent nationwide in that time.
Storage and Distribution Managers tend to make the most in the following industries
Finance and Insurance $111,350
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $109,750
Management of Companies and Enterprises $103,380
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $101,120
Utilities $100,920
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $94,190
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $64,280
Other Services (except Public Administration) $69,190
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $73,070
Accommodation and Food Services $75,550
Health Care and Social Assistance $78,350
Retail Trade $78,530