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Dispatch Manager Salary

$58,305 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Dispatch Manager is $58,305 a year and $28 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Dispatch Manager is between $40,987 and $72,365. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Manages the dispatch staff and coordinates activities to ensure smooth operation of the dispatch process and the efficient and effective movement of products.
  • Supervises and sets the schedules for the dispatch team and professional drivers; communicates customer needs to employees, observes progress, and coordinates responses.
  • Handles complaints, confers with others about challenges, evaluates service levels, and provides recommendations to and works with management to develop action plans to improve performance, profitability, and customer service.
Dispatch Manager Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

Job family population: 118,680

Estimated population of Dispatch Manager jobs: 1,359

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Dispatch Manager Job Listings for United States

May 29
Kent, WA, USA
Beacon Plumbing
We have an immediate need for an experienced , energetic, Dispatch Manager to help run dispatch and keep our crew going in off hours . We are an emergency-based company that advertises to "Stop ...
Apr 27
Menlo Park, CA, USA
The primary responsibility of this position is to contribute to, and help support, central dispatch operations to ensure that all transportation services are managed in a timely and efficiently ...
May 3
Irvine, CA, USA
R2 Marketing and Consulting LLC
Obtains required information from party requesting medical transport (as set forth by Dispatch Manager). * Maintains professional telecommunication contact with field units and other agencies, health ...
Dispatcher Full Time
Jun 11
Cathedral City, CA, USA
RennickBarrett Recruiting
Scan and send to the Site Manager. * Also file away in the filing cabinet. * Email every client ... Qualifications * 1 year of customer service, dispatch, or scheduling experience preferred
Graveyard Dispatcher
May 14
Oakland, CA, USA
Fly N Save
Radio dispatch drivers for pickup. Master time management.Transport customers to and from airport with prompt service including luggage handling. Abide simple designated route, safety rules and ...
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