How much does a Supply Chain Director make in the United States? The average Supply Chain Director salary in the United States is $187,781 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $167,254 and $210,068. 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. 

Supply Chain Director Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Supply Chain Director Salary $148,566 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Supply Chain Director Salary $167,254 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Supply Chain Director Salary $187,781 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Supply Chain Director Salary $210,068 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Supply Chain Director Salary $230,359 US April 24, 2024
25% $167,254 10% $148,566 90% $230,359 75% $210,068 $187,781 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does a Supply Chain Director need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.


Leadership: Knowledge of and ability to employ effective strategies that motivate and guide other members within our business to achieve optimum results.


ERP: Enterprise resource planning (ERP) refers to a type of software that organizations use to manage day-to-day business activities such as accounting, procurement, project management, risk management and compliance, and supply chain operations.


Transportation: Refers to the mode of travel used to get from home to work most frequently. The transportation are bus, train, aeroplane, ship, car, etc while the mode of transportation refers to road, air, sea/ocean, etc.

Leadership 5.79%
ERP 1.79%
Transportation 0.78%
Others 91.64%

Job Description for Supply Chain Director

Supply Chain Director directs overall supply chain operations, including purchasing, inventory, selection of vendors, and distribution of finished goods. Develops and implements a strategy to ensure that critical processes run effectively and achieve organizational goals and performance KPIs. Being a Supply Chain Director negotiates with vendors to obtain optimal contracts and pricing. Utilizes data monitoring and analytics to evaluate past performance and trends and forecast inventory and distribution requirements. Additionally, Supply Chain Director requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Supply Chain Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be a Supply Chain Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2024 View full job description

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Career Path for Supply Chain Director

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For Supply Chain Director, the first career path typically progresses to Top Supply Chain Management Executive.

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Supply Chain Director salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Supply Chain Director, the highest Supply Chain Director salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Supply Chain Director salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Supply Chain Director salary is in Miami, FL, where the Supply Chain Director salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average

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