How much does a Shipping Operations Manager make in the United States? The average Shipping Operations Manager salary in the United States is $78,074 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $69,002 and $92,716. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Shipping Operations Manager manages the daily activities of shipping functions in a distribution center. Implements procedures to improve quality, productivity and efficiency. Being a Shipping Operations Manager ensures shipments are delivered in a timely manner. Maintains relationships with carrier vendors and consistently resolves customer issues. Additionally, Shipping Operations Manager may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty or its equivalent. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Shipping Operations Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Shipping Operations Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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David J. Bronczek, President and Chief Operating Officer
FedEx Corporation provides transportation, e-commerce, and business services worldwide. The company's FedEx Express segment offers shipping services for delivery of packages and freight. Its FedEx Ground segment provides business and residential money-back guaranteed ground package delivery services; and consolidates a... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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Skills associated with Shipping Operations Manager: Vendor Relationships, Shipping Documentation, Delivery Management

Salary estimation for Shipping Operations Manager at companies like : DELTA AIR LINES, INC., FEDEX CORP, JETBLUE AIRWAYS CORP