Some of the skills we found on inventory control supervisor resumes included "customer service," "inventory levels," and "rf." We have detailed the most important inventory control supervisor responsibilities below.
After discovering the most helpful skills, we moved onto what kind of education might be helpful in becoming an inventory control supervisor. We found that 49.5% of inventory control supervisors have graduated with a bachelor's degree and 4.3% of people in this position have earned their master's degrees. While most inventory control supervisors have a college degree, you may find it's also true that generally it's possible to be successful in this career with only a high school degree. In fact, our research shows that one out of every five inventory control supervisors were not college graduates.
Those inventory control supervisors who do attend college, typically earn either a business degree or a accounting degree. Less commonly earned degrees for inventory control supervisors include a management degree or a supply chain management degree.
Once you're ready to become an inventory control supervisor, you should explore the companies that typically hire inventory control supervisors. According to inventory control supervisor resumes that we searched through, inventory control supervisors are hired the most by BJ's Wholesale Club, NFI Industries, and Sysco. Currently, BJ's Wholesale Club has 17 inventory control supervisor job openings, while there are 5 at NFI Industries and 5 at Sysco.
But if you're interested in companies where you might earn a high salary, inventory control supervisors tend to earn the biggest salaries at National Oilwell Varco, Nordson, and Kroger. Take National Oilwell Varco for example. The median inventory control supervisor salary is $75,771. At Nordson, inventory control supervisors earn an average of $66,591, while the average at Kroger is $60,465. You should take into consideration how difficult it might be to secure a job with one of these companies.
We also looked into companies who hire inventory control supervisors from the top 100 educational institutions in the U.S. The top three companies that hire the most from these institutions include Walmart, Best Buy, and The Home Depot.
The industries that inventory control supervisors fulfill the most roles in are the retail and manufacturing industries. But the highest inventory control supervisor annual salary is in the retail industry, averaging $58,746. In the manufacturing industry they make $55,104 and average about $49,548 in the automotive industry. In conclusion, inventory control supervisors who work in the retail industry earn a 20.3% higher salary than inventory control supervisors in the technology industry.