Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

13-1081 Logisticians

Analyze and coordinate the logistical functions of a firm or organization. Responsible for the entire life cycle of a product, including acquisition, distribution, internal allocation, delivery, and final disposal of resources. Excludes "Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers" (11-3071).


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
112,310 1.2 % $35.99 $74,860 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $21.55 $27.16 $34.57 $43.41 $53.23
Annual Wage (2) $44,830 $56,490 $71,910 $90,290 $110,720


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 26,830 1.30 $39.01 $81,150
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10,320 0.54 $34.32 $71,390
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 9,340 1.97 $36.48 $75,880
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 6,940 0.66 $33.77 $70,240
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 4,570 0.31 $37.87 $78,780

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 9,340 1.97 $36.48 $75,880
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 26,830 1.30 $39.01 $81,150
Freight Transportation Arrangement 1,270 0.72 $30.34 $63,110
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing 2,810 0.69 $37.33 $77,650
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 6,940 0.66 $33.77 $70,240

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Support Activities for Mining 110 0.04 $44.60 $92,780
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 500 0.46 $44.59 $92,750
Oil and Gas Extraction 660 0.41 $43.50 $90,480
Specialized Design Services 110 0.10 $41.99 $87,330
Communications Equipment Manufacturing 530 0.47 $41.23 $85,750


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 13,240 0.94 1.08 $39.05 $81,220
Texas 9,910 0.96 1.10 $36.96 $76,870
Washington 6,500 2.39 2.73 $39.33 $81,800
Virginia 6,480 1.82 2.08 $39.22 $81,580
Pennsylvania 5,730 1.03 1.18 $35.42 $73,680




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Washington 6,500 2.39 2.73 $39.33 $81,800
Alabama 3,730 2.06 2.36 $38.87 $80,850
Virginia 6,480 1.82 2.08 $39.22 $81,580
Maryland 4,410 1.78 2.03 $40.77 $84,800
Oklahoma 2,120 1.41 1.62 $33.31 $69,280




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 860 1.34 1.53 $46.09 $95,860
Maryland 4,410 1.78 2.03 $40.77 $84,800
Delaware 420 1.05 1.20 $39.88 $82,950
Washington 6,500 2.39 2.73 $39.33 $81,800
Virginia 6,480 1.82 2.08 $39.22 $81,580





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 5,430 3.96 4.53 $39.92 $83,040
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,760 2.06 2.35 $41.94 $87,240
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,260 0.85 0.97 $38.91 $80,940
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 3,050 1.19 1.36 $40.66 $84,570
Huntsville, AL 2,760 13.71 15.66 $40.87 $85,010
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 2,700 1.49 1.70 $36.41 $75,740
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI Metropolitan Division 2,270 2.19 2.50 $40.46 $84,150
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,080 1.02 1.16 $37.56 $78,120
St. Louis, MO-IL 2,050 1.61 1.84 $33.16 $68,970
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 1,920 0.38 0.43 $35.64 $74,130




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Warner Robins, GA 1,240 21.79 24.89 $34.88 $72,560
Huntsville, AL 2,760 13.71 15.66 $40.87 $85,010
Albany, GA 330 5.55 6.33 $36.10 $75,090
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 1,000 5.19 5.93 $34.92 $72,630
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL 740 4.18 4.77 $39.39 $81,930
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 5,430 3.96 4.53 $39.92 $83,040
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 280 3.49 3.99 $35.83 $74,520
Fayetteville, NC 440 3.48 3.97 $37.35 $77,680
Niles-Benton Harbor, MI 180 3.04 3.47 (8) (8)
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL 220 3.01 3.43 $34.72 $72,220