Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

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)
125,670 1.1 % $36.94 $76,830 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $22.06 $27.83 $35.51 $44.65 $54.78
Annual Wage (2) $45,880 $57,880 $73,870 $92,870 $113,940


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) 26,350 1.33 $40.07 $83,350
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,840 0.54 $36.78 $76,510
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 9,850 0.81 $34.21 $71,150
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 9,810 2.00 $39.76 $82,700
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 4,770 0.27 $40.21 $83,640

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 9,810 2.00 $39.76 $82,700
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 26,350 1.33 $40.07 $83,350
Freight Transportation Arrangement 1,670 0.86 $30.89 $64,250
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 9,850 0.81 $34.21 $71,150
Communications Equipment Manufacturing 750 0.81 $38.19 $79,430

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Oil and Gas Extraction 510 0.27 $51.65 $107,430
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas 70 0.23 $44.77 $93,130
Natural Gas Distribution 580 0.53 $41.72 $86,790
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 310 0.28 $41.68 $86,690
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 700 0.18 $41.07 $85,430


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 13,520 0.89 0.96 $40.35 $83,930
Texas 11,870 1.06 1.14 $40.42 $84,080
Virginia 6,080 1.67 1.79 $40.78 $84,830
Pennsylvania 6,000 1.06 1.14 $35.34 $73,510
Michigan 5,800 1.42 1.53 $37.90 $78,830



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 5,750 1.99 2.13 (8) (8)
Alabama 3,600 1.94 2.08 $39.84 $82,870
Maryland 4,640 1.82 1.95 $41.99 $87,330
District of Columbia 1,160 1.72 1.85 $47.23 $98,230
Virginia 6,080 1.67 1.79 $40.78 $84,830



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 1,160 1.72 1.85 $47.23 $98,230
Maryland 4,640 1.82 1.95 $41.99 $87,330
Alaska 280 0.86 0.93 $41.61 $86,560
Virginia 6,080 1.67 1.79 $40.78 $84,830
Texas 11,870 1.06 1.14 $40.42 $84,080




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)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,620 1.94 2.09 $45.33 $94,290
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 3,890 1.37 1.47 $44.33 $92,200
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI Metropolitan Division 2,990 2.61 2.81 $39.78 $82,740
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,940 1.31 1.41 $39.22 $81,580
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 2,740 0.68 0.73 $39.98 $83,170
Huntsville, AL 2,640 12.64 13.60 $41.86 $87,070
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 2,630 0.70 0.75 $31.78 $66,100
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 2,620 1.41 1.51 $37.21 $77,400
Baltimore-Towson, MD 2,290 1.77 1.90 $41.07 $85,410
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 2,120 1.61 1.73 $38.75 $80,610



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 1,300 23.40 25.16 $35.89 $74,660
Huntsville, AL 2,640 12.64 13.60 $41.86 $87,070
Albany, GA 310 5.33 5.73 $38.49 $80,050
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 1,100 5.29 5.69 $36.45 $75,810
Fayetteville, NC 520 4.16 4.47 $38.01 $79,060
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL 270 3.52 3.78 $36.62 $76,180
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, SC 1,040 3.36 3.62 $31.84 $66,230
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 260 3.19 3.43 $36.59 $76,110
Dayton, OH 1,120 3.02 3.25 $39.92 $83,030
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL 530 2.92 3.14 $40.68 $84,620