Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2016

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)
146,060 1.1 % $37.41 $77,810 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $21.82 $27.65 $35.66 $45.66 $56.40
Annual Wage (2) $45,380 $57,520 $74,170 $94,980 $117,310


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) 27,090 1.34 $40.95 $85,180
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15,480 0.67 $37.67 $78,360
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 11,520 0.86 $35.91 $74,700
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 9,770 1.99 $41.21 $85,730
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 5,250 0.27 $40.03 $83,270

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 9,770 1.99 $41.21 $85,730
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 27,090 1.34 $40.95 $85,180
Freight Transportation Arrangement 2,170 1.04 $32.29 $67,170
Grain and Oilseed Milling 520 0.87 $30.92 $64,310
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 11,520 0.86 $35.91 $74,700

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 40 (7) $50.91 $105,880
Oil and Gas Extraction 520 0.29 $49.37 $102,700
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 90 0.02 $48.33 $100,520
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction (8) (8) $47.15 $98,080
Residential Building Construction (8) (8) $47.10 $97,970


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 16,530 1.04 1.00 $41.60 $86,520
Texas 13,280 1.13 1.09 $39.64 $82,450
Michigan 7,500 1.78 1.71 $38.27 $79,610
Virginia 7,020 1.87 1.80 $41.49 $86,300
Illinois 6,450 1.09 1.05 $33.04 $68,730




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 5,920 1.93 1.86 (8) (8)
District of Columbia 1,330 1.90 1.82 $48.29 $100,440
Virginia 7,020 1.87 1.80 $41.49 $86,300
Alabama 3,460 1.81 1.74 $42.24 $87,870
Michigan 7,500 1.78 1.71 $38.27 $79,610




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 1,330 1.90 1.82 $48.29 $100,440
Maryland 4,640 1.76 1.69 $43.02 $89,490
Alabama 3,460 1.81 1.74 $42.24 $87,870
Alaska 280 0.87 0.83 $41.85 $87,050
California 16,530 1.04 1.00 $41.60 $86,520





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 5,470 2.20 2.11 $46.32 $96,350
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 4,520 1.54 1.48 $43.36 $90,200
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,290 1.02 0.98 $41.39 $86,100
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 4,240 0.64 0.62 $38.99 $81,100
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI Metropolitan Division 4,000 3.32 3.19 $39.87 $82,920
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 3,240 0.89 0.86 $30.13 $62,670
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 3,210 1.32 1.27 $37.09 $77,140
Huntsville, AL 2,580 11.81 11.36 $44.79 $93,160
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 2,480 1.79 1.72 $40.93 $85,140
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 2,350 0.92 0.89 $33.97 $70,650