Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013

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)
120,340 1.2 % $36.70 $76,330 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $22.17 $27.72 $35.29 $44.16 $54.21
Annual Wage (2) $46,120 $57,660 $73,400 $91,840 $112,750


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) 26,480 1.32 $39.57 $82,290
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10,600 0.50 $35.71 $74,270
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 10,460 2.08 $38.71 $80,530
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 9,070 0.79 $34.67 $72,120
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 5,110 0.30 $39.90 $82,980

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 10,460 2.08 $38.71 $80,530
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 26,480 1.32 $39.57 $82,290
Communications Equipment Manufacturing 870 0.83 $39.69 $82,550
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 9,070 0.79 $34.67 $72,120
Freight Transportation Arrangement 1,350 0.71 $30.82 $64,100

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 370 0.33 $47.52 $98,830
Oil and Gas Extraction 550 0.28 $47.45 $98,690
Support Activities for Mining 240 0.06 $46.76 $97,260
Natural Gas Distribution 520 0.48 $41.23 $85,750
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 680 0.18 $41.10 $85,500


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 13,300 0.90 1.00 $39.76 $82,700
Texas 11,440 1.05 1.15 $40.15 $83,510
Virginia 6,170 1.70 1.87 $41.38 $86,070
Washington 6,090 2.15 2.37 $38.02 $79,090
Pennsylvania 5,750 1.02 1.13 $34.26 $71,260




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 6,090 2.15 2.37 $38.02 $79,090
Alabama 3,800 2.06 2.27 $39.08 $81,280
Maryland 4,560 1.80 1.98 $41.54 $86,400
Virginia 6,170 1.70 1.87 $41.38 $86,070
District of Columbia 1,070 1.60 1.76 $48.01 $99,850




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 1,070 1.60 1.76 $48.01 $99,850
Maryland 4,560 1.80 1.98 $41.54 $86,400
Virginia 6,170 1.70 1.87 $41.38 $86,070
Texas 11,440 1.05 1.15 $40.15 $83,510
Alaska 310 0.95 1.05 $40.04 $83,280





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 5,130 3.54 3.90 $38.31 $79,690
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,520 1.91 2.10 $45.02 $93,650
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 3,170 1.15 1.27 $44.86 $93,320
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 2,970 0.75 0.82 $39.45 $82,050
Huntsville, AL 2,870 13.65 15.04 $41.08 $85,440
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,830 1.31 1.45 $40.13 $83,460
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 2,450 1.33 1.47 $35.75 $74,350
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI Metropolitan Division 2,350 2.11 2.33 $40.78 $84,820
Baltimore-Towson, MD 2,190 1.71 1.88 $40.81 $84,880
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 2,060 0.39 0.43 $36.08 $75,040




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 1,290 22.67 24.97 $35.32 $73,470
Huntsville, AL 2,870 13.65 15.04 $41.08 $85,440
Albany, GA 330 5.74 6.32 $37.25 $77,480
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 1,020 5.03 5.54 $36.11 $75,100
Danville, IL 110 3.99 4.40 $31.17 $64,840
Fayetteville, NC 490 3.91 4.31 $37.26 $77,490
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 5,130 3.54 3.90 $38.31 $79,690
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 250 3.19 3.51 $36.83 $76,610
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL 230 3.12 3.43 $35.91 $74,690
Dayton, OH 1,110 3.01 3.32 $39.81 $82,800