Supply Chain Consultant Statistics and Facts in the US

Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for supply chain consultants in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:

  • There are over 18,659 supply chain consultants currently employed in the United States.
  • 22.1% of all supply chain consultants are women, while only 73.0% are men.
  • The average age of an employed supply chain consultant is 46 years old.
  • The most common ethnicity of supply chain consultants is White (70.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (11.3%) and Asian (8.1%).
  • The majority of supply chain consultants are located in GA, Atlanta and TX, Houston.
  • Supply chain consultants are most in-demand in Atlanta, GA.
  • Supply chain consultants are paid an average annual salary of $80,202.
  • Menlo Park, CA pays an annual average wage of $104,445, the highest in the US.
  • Supply chain consultants average starting salary is $61,000.
  • In 2021, women earned 94% of what men earned.
  • The top 10% of highest-paid supply chain consultants earn as much as $104,000 or more.
  • West Virginia is the best state for supply chain consultants to live.
  • Supply chain consultants are more likely to work at public companies in comparison to private companies.

Supply Chain Consultant Statistics By Gender

Among supply chain consultants, 22.1% of them are women compared to 73.0% which are men.

Job Title
  • Male, 73.0%
  • Female, 22.1%
  • Unknown, 4.9%
Job Title
GenderascdescPercentagesascdesc
Male
Male
73.0%
73.0%
Female
Female
22.1%
22.1%
Unknown
Unknown
4.9%
4.9%

Gender Pay Gap For Supply Chain Consultant

Women Earn 94¢ For Every $1 Earned By Man

male-income
Male Income
$85,298
female-income
Female Income
$80,408

Supply Chain Consultant Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the supply chain consultant position over time.

Male
Female
66%
63%
61%
58%
56%
53%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
YearascdescMaleascdescFemaleascdesc
2008
2008
61.09%
61.09%
38.91%
38.91%
2009
2009
60.67%
60.67%
39.33%
39.33%
2010
2010
60.53%
60.53%
39.47%
39.47%
2011
2011
60.21%
60.21%
39.79%
39.79%
2012
2012
60.31%
60.31%
39.69%
39.69%
2013
2013
59.67%
59.67%
40.33%
40.33%
2014
2014
59.16%
59.16%
40.84%
40.84%
2015
2015
59.21%
59.21%
40.79%
40.79%
2016
2016
58.69%
58.69%
41.31%
41.31%
2017
2017
58.53%
58.53%
41.47%
41.47%
2018
2018
58.36%
58.36%
41.64%
41.64%

Supply Chain Consultant Male to Female Ratio

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, pipeline superintendent and agronomy research manager have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Early Childhood Services Coordinator11%86%
Community Health Nursing Director12%86%
Parent Educator12%83%
Supply Chain Consultant73%22%
Project Superintendent94%3%
Agronomy Research Manager94%4%
Pipeline Superintendent95%3%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Pipeline Superintendent
Agronomy Research Manager
Project Superintendent
Supply Chain Consultant
Parent Educator
Community Health Nursing Director
Early Childhood Services Coordinator
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Supply Chain Consultant Statistics By Race

The most common ethnicity among supply chain consultants is White, which makes up 70.8% of all supply chain consultants. Comparatively, there are 11.3% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 8.1% of the Asian ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 70.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 11.3%
  • Asian, 8.1%
  • Black or African American, 7.1%
  • Unknown, 2.0%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.7%
Job Title
Supply Chain Consultant RaceascdescPercentagesascdesc
White
White
70.8%
70.8%
Hispanic or Latino
Hispanic or Latino
11.3%
11.3%
Asian
Asian
8.1%
8.1%
Black or African American
Black or African American
7.1%
7.1%
Unknown
Unknown
2.0%
2.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.7%
0.7%

Supply Chain Consultant Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among supply chain consultants.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American
YearascdescWhiteascdescBlack or African AmericanascdescAsianascdescHispanic or Latinoascdesc
2010
2010
73.95%
73.95%
7.32%
7.32%
6.52%
6.52%
10.09%
10.09%
2011
2011
74.17%
74.17%
7.39%
7.39%
6.48%
6.48%
9.73%
9.73%
2012
2012
73.28%
73.28%
7.39%
7.39%
6.80%
6.80%
10.27%
10.27%
2013
2013
73.21%
73.21%
7.09%
7.09%
7.27%
7.27%
10.18%
10.18%
2014
2014
72.32%
72.32%
7.33%
7.33%
7.33%
7.33%
10.66%
10.66%
2015
2015
71.71%
71.71%
7.48%
7.48%
7.58%
7.58%
10.84%
10.84%
2016
2016
71.69%
71.69%
7.26%
7.26%
7.60%
7.60%
10.85%
10.85%
2017
2017
70.78%
70.78%
7.27%
7.27%
8.19%
8.19%
11.16%
11.16%
2018
2018
70.83%
70.83%
7.14%
7.14%
8.14%
8.14%
11.25%
11.25%

Supply Chain Consultant Wage Gap By Race

Asian supply chain consultants have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or african american supply chain consultants have the lowest average salary at $80,210.
$89,000
$87,000
$85,000
$83,000
$81,000
$79,000
Unknown
White
Black or African American
Asian
Hispanic or Latino
Ethnicityascdesc
Salaryascdesc
Unknown$82,273
White$83,348
Black or African American$80,210
Asian$86,935
Hispanic or Latino$81,499

Average Age of a Supply Chain Consultant

We determined the average age of supply chain consultants based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female
RaceascdescMale AgeascdescFemale Ageascdesc
Black or African American
Black or African American
48
48
47
47
Unknown
Unknown
42
42
42
42
Asian
Asian
43
43
42
42
Hispanic or Latino
Hispanic or Latino
44
44
42
42
White
White
48
48
47
47
American Indian and Alaska Native
American Indian and Alaska Native
52
52
49.5
49.5

Supply Chain Consultant Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of supply chain consultant employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of supply chain consultants is 40+ years old, which represents 70% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years


Supply Chain Consultant YearsascdescPercentagesascdesc
20-30 years
20-30 years
6%
6%
30-40 years
30-40 years
24%
24%
40+ years
40+ years
70%
70%

Types of Supply Chain Consultant Degree Levels

The most common degree for supply chain consultants is bachelor's degree 71% of supply chain consultants earn that degree. A close second is master's degree with 22% and rounding it off is associate degree with 5%.

Job Title
  • Bachelors, 71%
  • Masters, 22%
  • Associate, 5%
  • Diploma, 1%
  • Other Degrees, 1%
Job Title
Supply Chain Consultant DegreeascdescPercentagesascdesc
Bachelors
Bachelors
71%
71%
Masters
Masters
22%
22%
Associate
Associate
5%
5%
Diploma
Diploma
1%
1%
Other Degrees
Other Degrees
1%
1%

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Supply Chain Consultant Wage Gap By Education

Supply chain consultants with a Doctorate degree earn more than those without, at $98,088 annually. With a Masters degree, supply chain consultants earn a median annual income of $92,838 compared to $85,298 for supply chain consultants with an Bachelors degree.
$99,000
$94,000
$89,000
$84,000
$79,000
$74,000
$69,000
High School Diploma or Less
Master's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Doctorate Degree
Some College/ Associate Degree
Educationascdesc
Salaryascdesc
High School Diploma or Less$73,427
Master's Degree$92,838
Bachelor's Degree$85,298
Doctorate Degree$98,088
Some College/ Associate Degree$76,359

Supply Chain Consultant Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ supply chain consultants. We found that the most common company type is public. In addition, the industry that employs the most supply chain consultants is the technology industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire supply chain consultants.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

Company SizeascdescPercentagesascdesc
< 50 employees
< 50 employees
4%
4%
50 - 100 employees
50 - 100 employees
1%
1%
100 - 500 employees
100 - 500 employees
10%
10%
500 - 1,000 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
10%
10%
1,000 - 10,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
32%
32%
> 10,000 employees
> 10,000 employees
43%
43%

The Types Of Companies Supply Chain Consultant Work In

Employees with the supply chain consultant job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most supply chain consultants prefer to work at public companies over private companies.

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Education

Public

Private

Government

Company TypeascdescPercentagesascdesc
Education
Education
1%
1%
Public
Public
55%
55%
Private
Private
43%
43%
Government
Government
1%
1%

Top Industries Hiring Supply Chain Consultants

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ supply chain consultants. Those industries include technology, manufacturing and health care.

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Fortune 500

Technology

Manufacturing

Health Care

Professional

IndustryascdescPercentagesascdesc
Fortune 500
Fortune 500
21%
21%
Technology
Technology
20%
20%
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
12%
12%
Health Care
Health Care
7%
7%
Professional
Professional
7%
7%
Retail
Retail
7%
7%
Transportation
Transportation
4%
4%
Finance
Finance
3%
3%
Pharmaceutical
Pharmaceutical
2%
2%
Hospitality
Hospitality
2%
2%
Automotive
Automotive
2%
2%
Utilities
Utilities
2%
2%
Construction
Construction
2%
2%
Energy
Energy
2%
2%
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
2%
2%
Media
Media
1%
1%
Start-up
Start-up
1%
1%
Real Estate
Real Estate
1%
1%
Insurance
Insurance
1%
1%

Supply Chain Consultant Turnover And Employment Statistics

Supply Chain Consultant Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of supply chain consultants changed.

  • Unemployment rate
YearascdescSupply Chain Consultant Unemployment Rateascdesc
2010
2010
4.97%
4.97%
2011
2011
4.42%
4.42%
2012
2012
3.85%
3.85%
2013
2013
3.27%
3.27%
2014
2014
2.84%
2.84%
2015
2015
2.50%
2.50%
2016
2016
2.36%
2.36%
2017
2017
2.12%
2.12%
2018
2018
2.02%
2.02%

The Average Number of Years That Supply Chain Consultant Stay in a Job

By looking over 2,176 supply chain consultants resumes, we figured out that the average supply chain consultant enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 34%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years


Number or YearsascdescPercentagesascdesc
Less than 1 year
Less than 1 year
27%
27%
1-2 years
1-2 years
34%
34%
3-4 years
3-4 years
13%
13%
5-7 years
5-7 years
14%
14%
8-10 years
8-10 years
6%
6%
11+ years
11+ years
8%
8%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Supply Chain Consultants

The most common foreign language among supply chain consultants is Spanish at 31.7%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 10.8% and Mandarin is the third-most popular at 10.1%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 31.7%
  • French, 10.8%
  • Mandarin, 10.1%
  • Chinese, 7.9%
  • German, 7.9%
  • Other, 31.6%
Job Title
Foreign LanguageascdescPercentagesascdesc
Spanish
Spanish
31.7%
31.7%
French
French
10.8%
10.8%
Mandarin
Mandarin
10.1%
10.1%
Chinese
Chinese
7.9%
7.9%
German
German
7.9%
7.9%
Other
Other
31.6%
31.6%

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Supply Chain Consultant Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a supply chain consultant can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of supply chain consultants is $120,781. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Supply Chain Consultants Earn The Most?

The map here shows where supply chain consultants earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Supply Chain Consultants Located?

By looking through more than 2,176 resumes, we found that the most popular places for supply chain consultants are GA, Atlanta and TX, Houston.

Number of Supply Chain Consultants

Where Are Supply Chain Consultants In High Demand?

We looked over job openings to determine where in the country supply chain consultants are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings