Storage and Distribution Managers

General Information

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate the storage or distribution operations within an organization or the activities of organizations that are engaged in storing or distributing materials or products.

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Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit82.07%
  2. Federal government5.79%
  3. State and local government5.29%
  4. Private, not for profit3.38%
  5. Self-employed3.30%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure
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Salary

State-by-state Salary

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$139,650
$54,490
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • Bachelor's degree 50%
  • High school 20%
  • Some college 8%
  • Associate's degree 8%
  • Post baccalaureate 4%
  • Less than high school 4%
  • Post-secondary certificate 4%
  • Master's degree 0%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%

Knowledge

  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Clerical
  • Transportation
  • Administration and Management
  • Mathematics

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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