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Become A Demand Planner

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Working As A Demand Planner

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Communicating with Persons Outside Organization
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Judging the Qualities of Things, Services, or People
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Make Decisions

  • $76,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Demand Planner Do

Logisticians analyze and coordinate an organization’s supply chain—the system that moves a product from supplier to consumer. They manage the entire life cycle of a product, which includes how a product is acquired, distributed, allocated, and delivered.

Duties

Logisticians typically do the following:

  • Manage the logistical aspects of a product’s life cycle from design to disposal
  • Direct the allocation of materials, supplies, and products
  • Develop business relationships with suppliers and clients
  • Understand clients’ needs and know how to meet them
  • Design strategies to minimize the cost or time required to transport goods
  • Review logistical functions and identify areas for improvement
  • Propose improvements to management and customers

Logisticians oversee activities that include purchasing, transportation, inventory, and warehousing. They may direct the movement of a range of goods, people, or supplies, from common consumer goods to military supplies and personnel.

Logisticians use software systems to plan and track the movement of products. They operate software programs designed specifically to manage logistical functions, such as procurement, inventory management, and other supply chain planning and management systems.

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How To Become A Demand Planner

A bachelor’s degree is typically required for most positions, although an associate’s degree may be sufficient for some logistician jobs. Industry certification and work experience in a related field is helpful for jobseekers.

Education

Logisticians may qualify for some positions with an associate’s degree. However, as logistics becomes increasingly complex, more companies prefer to hire workers who have at least a bachelor’s degree. Many logisticians have a bachelor’s degree in business, systems engineering, or supply chain management.

Bachelor’s degree programs often include coursework in operations and database management, and system dynamics. In addition, most programs offer courses that train students on software and technologies commonly used by logisticians, such as radio-frequency identification (RFID).

Licenses, Certifications, and Registrations

Although not required, certification can demonstrate professional competence and a broad knowledge of logistics. Logisticians can obtain certification through APICS or the International Society of Logistics (SOLE). To become certified, a logistician typically needs to have a certain amount of education and work experience and to pass an exam.

Work Experience in a Related Occupation

Prospective logisticians can benefit from previous work experience in a field related to logistics or business. Others gain work experience while serving in the military. Experience allows a worker to learn about products and supply chain processes. Some employers allow applicants to substitute several years of work experience for a degree.

Important Qualities

Communication skills. Logisticians need strong communication skills in order to collaborate with colleagues and do business with suppliers and customers.

Critical-thinking skills. Logisticians must develop, adjust, and carry out logistical plans. They often must find ways to reduce costs and improve efficiency.

Organizational skills. Logisticians must be able to perform several tasks at one time, keep detailed records, and simultaneously manage several projects in a fast-paced environment.

Problem-solving skills. Logisticians must handle unforeseen issues, such as delivery problems, and adjust plans as needed to resolve the issues.

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Demand Planner Career Paths

Demand Planner
Project Manager Program Manager Senior Operations Manager
Assistant Vice President Operations
8 Yearsyrs
Senior Planner Planning Analyst Marketing Analyst
Customer Relationship Management Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Supply Chain Manager Senior Project Manager Program Director
Deputy Director
9 Yearsyrs
Planning Manager Purchasing Manager
Director Of Global Sourcing
14 Yearsyrs
Senior Planner Planning Supervisor Warehouse Supervisor
Distribution Supervisor
6 Yearsyrs
Purchasing Manager Regional Sales Manager National Sales Manager
International Sales Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Planning Manager Material Manager Logistics Manager
Logistics Operations Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Business Analyst Senior Finance Analyst
Pricing Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Senior Manager Founder User Experience Designer
Product Lead
7 Yearsyrs
Senior Demand Planner
8 Yearsyrs
Supply Chain Manager Operations Director Business Development Director
Senior Director Of Business Development
13 Yearsyrs
Demand Planning Manager Senior Manager Information Technology Director
Senior Director Of Information & Technology
14 Yearsyrs
Demand Planning Manager Supply Chain Manager Senior Manager
Senior Operations Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Purchasing Manager Operations Manager Operations Project Manager
Senior Operations Project Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Business Analyst Senior Analyst Senior Finance Analyst
Senior Pricing Analyst
7 Yearsyrs
Supply Chain Planner Senior Buyer
Senior Purchasing Agent
9 Yearsyrs
Project Manager Marketing Manager Social Media Manager
Strategist
6 Yearsyrs
Inventory Manager Operations Manager Supply Chain Manager
Supply Chain Development Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Supply Chain Planner Supply Chain Manager
Supply Chain Logistics Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Senior Demand Planner Demand Planning Manager
Supply Chain Manager
10 Yearsyrs
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Demand Planner Demographics

Gender

Male

56.4%

Female

40.5%

Unknown

3.0%
Ethnicity

White

59.8%

Hispanic or Latino

14.4%

Asian

11.9%

Black or African American

9.4%

Unknown

4.4%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

34.4%

French

11.8%

Chinese

9.7%

Mandarin

9.7%

Portuguese

7.5%

German

4.3%

Cantonese

3.2%

Polish

2.2%

Japanese

2.2%

Russian

2.2%

Carrier

2.2%

Arabic

2.2%

Korean

2.2%

Swedish

1.1%

Malay

1.1%

Hindi

1.1%

Urdu

1.1%

Italian

1.1%

Czech

1.1%
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Demand Planner Education

Schools

University of Phoenix

12.7%

Michigan State University

10.0%

Pennsylvania State University

8.7%

Syracuse University

6.0%

Ohio State University

5.3%

Keene State College

5.3%

Western Michigan University

5.3%

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

4.7%

DePaul University

4.7%

Northeastern University

4.7%

Florida International University

4.0%

University of California - Irvine

4.0%

Southern New Hampshire University

4.0%

University of Illinois at Chicago

3.3%

Arizona State University

3.3%

University of Texas at Dallas

3.3%

University of Tennessee - Knoxville

2.7%

Brigham Young University

2.7%

Roosevelt University

2.7%

Fairleigh Dickinson University

2.7%
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Majors

Business

44.2%

Supply Chain Management

13.1%

Finance

4.7%

Marketing

4.7%

Management

3.9%

Accounting

3.8%

Communication

3.6%

Economics

3.3%

Industrial Engineering

2.8%

Operations Management

2.4%

Computer Science

2.2%

Specialized Sales And Merchandising

1.7%

Engineering And Industrial Management

1.4%

Management Science

1.3%

Project Management

1.3%

Political Science

1.3%

Mathematics

1.3%

Liberal Arts

1.1%

English

0.9%

Psychology

0.9%
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Degrees

Bachelors

47.1%

Masters

34.5%

Other

10.5%

Associate

4.7%

Certificate

2.1%

Diploma

0.7%

Doctorate

0.4%
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Real Demand Planner Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Mar 29, 2016 $150,000 -
$155,000
Planner Demand II Baker Hughes, Inc. Houston, TX May 26, 2015 $146,474
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Apr 11, 2016 $143,000 -
$151,300
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Oct 14, 2015 $135,200 -
$148,400
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA May 19, 2016 $130,333 -
$132,400
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Jul 12, 2015 $130,000 -
$148,400
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Oct 05, 2016 $130,000 -
$148,400
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Feb 05, 2016 $130,000 -
$135,100
Supply Demand Planner 5 Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Apr 23, 2015 $125,632 -
$164,900
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Mar 16, 2016 $125,000 -
$148,400
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Sep 26, 2016 $125,000 -
$145,000
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Apr 22, 2016 $125,000 -
$148,400
Supply Demand Planner 4 Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Jun 13, 2016 $125,000 -
$145,000
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Jan 05, 2016 $114,650 -
$135,100
Supply Demand Planner 4 Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Oct 01, 2015 $113,027 -
$148,400
Demand Planner Microsoft Corporation Redmond, WA Jul 13, 2015 $112,500
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Mar 30, 2016 $112,350 -
$132,400
Supply Demand Planner 4 Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Aug 16, 2015 $110,157 -
$148,400
Supply Demand Planner 4 Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Sep 04, 2015 $110,053 -
$148,400
Demand Planner Consultant I EMD Millipore Corporation Billerica, MA Jul 14, 2015 $106,122
Supply Demand Planner Apple Inc. Austin, TX Nov 16, 2016 $105,000 -
$112,400
Global Demand Planner and Master Scheduler Murata Power Solutions Inc. Mansfield, MA May 06, 2015 $98,270
Supply Demand Planner 3 Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Oct 23, 2015 $98,238 -
$132,400
Supply Demand Planner 3 Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Mar 28, 2016 $98,238 -
$115,000
Demand Planner II Baker Hughes Incorporated Houston, TX Dec 09, 2015 $94,159
Supply Demand Planner 3 Apple Inc. Austin, TX Jul 11, 2016 $92,352 -
$112,400
Manager, Demand Planner WWF Operating Company F/K/A Whitewave Foods Co. Broomfield, CO Jun 06, 2016 $91,500
Manager, Demand Planner WWF Operating Company Broomfield, CO Apr 30, 2016 $91,500

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AVERAGE SALARY FOR A Demand Planner

Average Yearly Salary
$76,000
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$53,000
Min 10%
$76,000
Median 50%
$76,000
Median 50%
$76,000
Median 50%
$76,000
Median 50%
$76,000
Median 50%
$76,000
Median 50%
$76,000
Median 50%
$109,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
Novato, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Avg Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a Demand Planner make at top companies?
The national average salary for a Demand Planner in the United States is $76,969 per year or $37 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $53,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $109,000.

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Top Skills for A Demand Planner

  1. Demand Planning Process
  2. Supply Chain
  3. SKU
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  • Contributed to the continuous evolution and maintenance of documentation and standard operating procedures for demand planning processes and systems.
  • Coordinated with Supply Chain product availability and stale products.
  • Prepare analysis to support vendor SKU rationalization.
  • Decreased DC inventory investment through improved management of inbound inventory and slot locations, while still maintaining customer service levels.
  • Monitor inventory levels to ensure adequate supply maximizing service level as well as identify risk from excess inventory.

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Top 10 Best States for Demand Planners

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  3. Washington
  4. Wyoming
  5. California
  6. Rhode Island
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  9. District of Columbia
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