Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2018

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)
169,820 1.1 % $37.85 $78,730 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $21.36 $27.62 $35.86 $46.15 $57.67
Annual Wage (2) $44,440 $57,450 $74,600 $95,980 $119,950


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) 28,110 1.40 $42.49 $88,370
Management of Companies and Enterprises 18,160 0.77 $38.03 $79,100
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 13,360 0.93 $36.03 $74,940
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 8,940 1.84 $42.76 $88,940
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 5,530 0.26 $38.08 $79,210

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Freight Transportation Arrangement 4,290 1.93 $32.31 $67,210
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 8,940 1.84 $42.76 $88,940
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 28,110 1.40 $42.49 $88,370
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil 150 1.38 $47.66 $99,140
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 13,360 0.93 $36.03 $74,940

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities (8) (8) $55.15 $114,710
Food and Beverage Stores (4451 and 4452 only) 140 (7) $54.17 $112,680
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities 140 0.02 $54.15 $112,630
Oil and Gas Extraction 340 0.24 $49.35 $102,640
Software Publishers 580 0.15 $48.69 $101,280


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 20,980 1.23 1.05 $40.51 $84,260
Texas 14,340 1.18 1.01 $41.59 $86,500
Illinois 8,170 1.36 1.16 $32.45 $67,490
Michigan 8,120 1.88 1.60 $38.53 $80,150
Virginia 7,810 2.04 1.74 $41.45 $86,230




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)
Virginia 7,810 2.04 1.74 $41.45 $86,230
Maryland 5,440 2.03 1.73 $44.09 $91,710
Washington 6,270 1.92 1.64 $43.38 $90,240
Alabama 3,730 1.92 1.63 $42.11 $87,600
Michigan 8,120 1.88 1.60 $38.53 $80,150




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Rhode Island 600 1.24 1.06 $50.83 $105,730
District of Columbia 1,210 1.69 1.44 $45.67 $95,000
Maryland 5,440 2.03 1.73 $44.09 $91,710
Washington 6,270 1.92 1.64 $43.38 $90,240
Alabama 3,730 1.92 1.63 $42.11 $87,600





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)
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 8,020 0.84 0.72 $40.17 $83,550
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 7,960 1.30 1.11 $40.38 $83,980
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 6,640 2.12 1.80 $45.13 $93,860
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 6,120 1.32 1.12 $31.15 $64,780
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 5,380 2.71 2.31 (8) (8)
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 4,740 2.40 2.05 $42.04 $87,440
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 4,670 1.31 1.11 $39.22 $81,580
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 4,520 1.59 1.35 $40.03 $83,270
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 4,240 1.42 1.21 $47.67 $99,160
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 3,890 1.45 1.24 $32.10 $66,760