How much does a Head of Distribution make in the United States? The average Head of Distribution salary in the United States is $209,780 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $179,960 and $258,670. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Head of Distribution develops policies and procedures that optimize distribution processes and ensure compliance with established standards and regulations. Has overall responsibility for distribution operations, including the transportation, warehousing and inventory management of raw materials and finished goods. Being a Head of Distribution requires a bachelor's degree. Ensures sufficient availability of product inventory to meet customer demand and maximize sales. In addition, Head of Distribution typically reports to top management. The Head of Distribution manages a business unit, division, or corporate function with major organizational impact. Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for the given major function or line of business. Has acquired the business acumen and leadership experience to become a top function or division head. (Copyright 2020

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