Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.


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)
106,000 0.9 % $44.80 $93,180 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $24.35 $31.30 $41.06 $54.04 $70.25
Annual Wage (2) $50,640 $65,100 $85,400 $112,400 $146,110


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)
Warehousing and Storage 9,070 1.25 $41.91 $87,170
General Freight Trucking 8,200 0.86 $41.84 $87,040
Management of Companies and Enterprises 7,720 0.35 $54.97 $114,350
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 6,910 0.35 $47.36 $98,500
Rail Transportation 5,170 2.31 $45.09 $93,790

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Rail Transportation 5,170 2.31 $45.09 $93,790
Freight Transportation Arrangement 3,890 2.01 $46.44 $96,590
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation 520 1.30 $59.89 $124,560
Warehousing and Storage 9,070 1.25 $41.91 $87,170
Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation 190 1.08 $35.25 $73,320

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Automobile Dealers 50 (7) $67.99 $141,410
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 280 0.02 $65.56 $136,350
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 530 0.11 $62.16 $129,290
Depository Credit Intermediation 110 0.01 $61.44 $127,800
Oil and Gas Extraction 270 0.14 $61.12 $127,140


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 13,500 0.89 1.14 $46.02 $95,720
Texas 9,500 0.85 1.08 $46.10 $95,880
Illinois 6,220 1.08 1.37 $44.32 $92,170
Ohio 5,250 1.01 1.29 $41.94 $87,230
New Jersey 4,520 1.17 1.49 $57.47 $119,540



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)
Alaska 580 1.77 2.26 $42.54 $88,480
Arkansas 1,780 1.54 1.96 $48.75 $101,400
Nebraska 1,430 1.51 1.93 $42.91 $89,250
Tennessee 3,630 1.32 1.69 $38.97 $81,060
New Jersey 4,520 1.17 1.49 $57.47 $119,540



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New Jersey 4,520 1.17 1.49 $57.47 $119,540
District of Columbia 460 0.69 0.88 $57.41 $119,410
Delaware 290 0.69 0.88 $55.82 $116,100
Connecticut 1,260 0.76 0.97 $53.77 $111,840
New York 3,460 0.39 0.50 $52.98 $110,200




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)
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,280 1.06 1.35 $44.50 $92,570
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 3,970 1.06 1.35 $43.57 $90,620
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 2,850 0.53 0.67 $59.93 $124,660
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 2,750 0.97 1.23 $51.31 $106,720
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 2,510 1.05 1.34 $44.45 $92,470
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 1,910 0.85 1.09 $48.24 $100,330
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 1,740 0.95 1.22 $46.46 $96,640
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 1,640 1.10 1.40 $49.39 $102,730
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 1,630 0.89 1.14 $41.03 $85,340
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 1,540 0.65 0.83 $52.12 $108,400



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)
Fairbanks, AK 100 2.82 3.60 $39.11 $81,350
Texarkana-Texarkana, TX-AR 130 2.52 3.21 $37.62 $78,260
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 1,470 2.47 3.14 $40.05 $83,300
Dalton, GA 150 2.37 3.02 $36.51 $75,940
Reno-Sparks, NV 440 2.20 2.81 $37.71 $78,440
Columbus, IN 90 1.86 2.37 $45.75 $95,150
Anchorage, AK 320 1.79 2.29 $43.53 $90,540
Springfield, OH 80 1.59 2.03 $33.65 $70,000
Danville, IL 40 1.47 1.88 $39.53 $82,220
Idaho Falls, ID 70 1.39 1.77 $37.10 $77,180