Inventory Control Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$31,000
$22,000
Min 10%
$31,000
Median 50%
$44,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
AstraZeneca
Highest Paying City
Oakland, CA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does an inventory control specialist make?
The national average salary for an Inventory Control Specialist in the United States is $31,794 per year or $15.29 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $44,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $22,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Inventory Control Specialists are in Retail companies and Technology companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Inventory Control Specialist salaries are Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Delaware, and West Virginia. The typical tenure for an Inventory Control Specialist is 2.9 years.

Average Inventory Control Specialist Salary By Location

Inventory Control Specialists in the US makes an average salary of $31,794 per year or $15.29 per hour. Working in Oakland, CA as an Inventory Control Specialist will pay you the highest wages at around $48,751 per year. Even an entry-level Inventory Control Specialist makes $28,000 per year in Oakland, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Inventory Control Specialist salaries are Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Delaware, and West Virginia. Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Florida have the lowest Inventory Control Specialist salaries.

Map of Inventory Control Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Inventory Control Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Inventory Control Specialist Salary By Company

If you are an Inventory Control Specialist, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Inventory Control Specialist jobs are in Retail companies and Retail companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Inventory Control Specialists are AstraZeneca and Best Buy. Companies like Natera and Mercedes Benz US International also pay high salaries to their Inventory Control Specialists.

Average Inventory Control Specialist Pay By Industry

Inventory Control Specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Manufacturing companies, Technology companies, and Transportation companies pay their Inventory Control Specialists well. Manufacturing companies pay Inventory Control Specialists an average salary of $37,037, Technology companies pay $35,931, and Transportation companys come in at $35,287. The types of companies that pay Inventory Control Specialists the least are in the Retail industry, where the average annual salary is $30,068.
Industry
Average Salary
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$37,037
$37k
Technology
Technology
$35,931
$36k
Transportation
Transportation
$35,287
$35k
Retail
Retail
$30,068
$30k

Inventory Control Specialist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Inventory Control Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Inventory Control Specialist can range from $26,691 to $39,722 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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