"Material handling is no longer just lifting boxes and driving forklifts. It is much more complex and the compensation does not match the knowledge and skill level required. Most company executives do not understand the role material handling plays in the operation and the financial impact it has on the company's bottom line.”—logistics manager with an industrial products manufacturer with more than 40 years of experience, living in the Pacific region and earning $120,000
Taking Care of Business: MH&L's 2017 Salary Survey
Material handling and logistics professionals share their feelings about the industry, their employees, their bosses and the size of their paychecks.