ABBOTT LABORATORIES Material Handler I Salary in the United States

How much does a Material Handler I make at companies like ABBOTT LABORATORIES in the United States? The average salary for Material Handler I at companies like ABBOTT LABORATORIES in the United States is $110,101 as of May 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $94,553 and $125,649. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities


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What does a Material Handler I do at companies like ABBOTT LABORATORIES?

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 115,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

About Abbott

For years, Abbott’s medical device businesses have offered technologies that are faster, more effective, and less invasive. Whether it’s glucose monitoring systems, innovative therapies for treating heart disease, or products that help people with chronic pain or movement disorders, our medical device technologies are designed to help people live their lives better and healthier. Every day, our technologies help more than 10,000 people have healthier hearts, improve quality of life for thousands of people living with chronic pain and movement disorders, and liberate more than 500,000 people with diabetes from routine fingersticks.

Abbott Vascular provides innovative, minimally invasive and cost-effective products for treatment of vascular disease. Our extensive portfolio includes drug-eluting stents, bare metal stents, guide wires, balloon dilatation catheters, imaging catheters and software, vessel closure devices and peripheral stents

Our location in Westford, MA, currently has an opportunity for a Material Handler I.



Primary Job Function

Performs manual and clerical duties, which may utilize computers, in the movement of materials. Typically involves the filling of consumption bins, cycle counting, faxing for materials and follow-up with vendors / buyers

Core Job Responsibilities

Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.

Duties include but are not limited to;

1. Pulls material from warehouse stock using a pick list and possibly radio-frequency device (e.g., identifying the specific part number, lot number quantity and location of all material pulled).

2. Utilizes a bar code scanner to scan items for material airlock pick list.

3. Transports material (e.g., production and non-production materials) using a forklift, pallet jack, or truck to the designated location.

4. Responsible for the management / maintenance of materials in assigned roles.

5. Participate and complete cycle count activities on a weekly basis.

6. Performs SAP transactions to clearly identify status of material.

7. Examines all packages visually at the time of delivery for any damage, and compares the identity and quantities listed on the packing slips, invoices and freight bills to the packages to ensure the information is accurate.

8. Lifts packages up to 50 lbs

Position Accountability / Scope

(Planning/Organization)prioritize daily tasks to meet material demands, and maintain a neat and orderly workplace.

(Decision Making/Impact) Solves problems of a limited scope and complexity with direction from lead or co-workers. Accurate in counting /reconciling quantities. General supervision. Receives detailed instruction on assignments.


Minimum Education

H.S diploma or equivalent plus 0-3 years of related work experience or equivalent combination. Two-year degree or some college credits preferred.

Minimum Experience / Training Required

Working knowledge of Microsoft office (word, excel, and outlook)

Will perform tasks in a quality system environment which can result in noncompliance with governmental regulations.


At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

  • A fast-paced work environment where your safety is our priority
  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully:

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future.

Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

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The chart shows total cash compensation for the ABBOTT LABORATORIES Material Handler I in the United States, which includes base, and annual incentives can vary anywhere from $94,553 to $125,649 with an average total cash compensation of $110,101. Total compensation includes the value of any benefits received in addition to your salary and some of the benefits that are most commonly provided within a total compensation package including bonuses, commissions, paid time off, and Insurance. The total cash compensation may get paid differently by industry, location, and other factors.
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