The national average salary for a Distribution Specialist in the United States is $37,384 per year or $17.97 per hour.While the top 10 percent make over $62,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $22,000.Professional companies and Health Care companies have the most job opportunities for Distribution Specialists.Texas, District of Columbia, Vermont, Massachusetts, and Arkansas have the highest paying Distribution Specialist jobs.The typical tenure for a Distribution Specialist is 3.3 years.
Distribution Specialists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others.Professional companies and Health Care companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities.Distribution Specialists at The Hershey Company and Starbucks report the highest salaries.If you can find a job at a company like Terex or Dorman Products, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Distribution Specialists.
Average Distribution Specialist Salary By Location
Distribution Specialists in the US makes an average salary of $37,384 per year or $17.97 per hour.The city with the highest Distribution Specialist salary is Austin, TX at $52,240 per year.The average starting salary in Austin, TX for Distribution Specialists is $27,000.The highest earning states when it comes to Distribution Specialist salaries are Texas, District of Columbia, Vermont, Massachusetts, and Arkansas.The lowest earning states are West Virginia, South Carolina, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and Idaho.
The type of industry that a Distribution Specialist works in can influence their earning potential.Our analysis shows that Hospitality companies, Retail companies, and Manufacturing companies pay higher-than-average wages for Distribution Specialists.Hospitality companies pay Distribution Specialists an average salary of $42,183, Retail companies pay $38,463, and Manufacturing companys come in at $38,042.The average salary for Distribution Specialists in the Technology industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $34,904.