Talent Diversity and Salary Survey Research

This page is a centralized resource page dedicated to Institute for Supply Management®’s talent diversity research.

Access news and information you should know as well as education and research resources about talent diversity and salary within supply management.  Join the conversation, share your experience, and ask questions through our social channels or by connecting with us at ask@ismworld.org.

View Last Year’s Talent Diversity and Salary Survey Research


For the 18th straight year, Institute for Supply Management® (ISM®) collected salary and job information from supply management professionals. The survey was conducted between January 5 and February 22, 2023 and respondents were asked to report compensation information for the 2022 calendar year. Below are some highlights.


Average salary of survey respondents for calendar year 2022.


Median salary of survey respondents for calendar year 2022.


Salary of the top 5 percentile of survey respondents for calendar year 2022.

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Access ISM’s latest white paper around the 2023 Salary Survey research. The paper highlights some of the compensation information reported by survey respondents and includes thoughts from subject matter experts about the topic.


ISM Talent Diversity and 2023 Salary Survey Research Infographic

This infographic will give you greater insights into key highlights around the Institute for Supply Management®'s talent diversity research and ISM 2022 Salary Survey. The talent diversity survey was conducted between March 22 and May 21, 2022 and the 2022 Salary Survey between March 22 and May 16, 2022.

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ISM 2023 Salary Survey

This report represents the results of a survey of supply management practitioner and professionals conducted by Institute for Supply Management® (ISM®). Respondents were asked to report salary information for the 2022 calendar year. The information collected from the survey is reported here.

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