Dispatcher

Dispatcher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$28,000
$25,000
Min 10%
$28,000
Median 50%
$32,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Illinois Tool Works
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Nebraska
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a dispatcher make?
Dispatchers in America make an average salary of $28,815 per year or $13.85 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $32,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $25,000 per year. Professional companies and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Some of the states with the best Dispatcher salaries are Nebraska, North Dakota, Washington, District of Columbia, and Utah. The typical tenure for a Dispatcher is 2.7 years.
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Average Dispatcher Salary By Company

Dispatchers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Dispatchers. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Dispatchers are Illinois Tool Works and Cretex Concrete Products Midwest. Also, companies like Grand Sierra Resort and Casino and Vallarta Supermarkets pay their Dispatchers very well.

Average Dispatcher Salary By Location

Across America, Dispatchers make on average $28,815 annually or $13.85 hourly. Seattle, WA reports the highest Dispatcher salaries at $33,851 per year. Not only that, Seattle, WA also has an average entry-level salary of $30,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Dispatcher salaries are Nebraska, North Dakota, Washington, District of Columbia, and Utah. Michigan, Kansas, and Maryland have the lowest Dispatcher salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$33,851
2
San Diego, CA
$32,664
3
Salt Lake City, UT
$32,649
4
Newark, DE
$31,845
5
Jacksonville, FL
$31,714

Average Dispatcher Pay By Industry

Wages for Dispatchers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Finance companies, Energy companies, and Manufacturing companies pay higher-than-average wages for Dispatchers. Finance companies pay their Dispatchers the highest wages, averaging $29,829 per year. Energy companies and Manufacturing companies pay well too, at $29,740 and $29,143, respectively. The average salary for Dispatchers in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $28,199.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$29,829
2
Energy
$29,740
3
Manufacturing
$29,143
4
Retail
$28,982
5
Hospitality
$28,786

Recently Added Dispatcher Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Hirelevel
Dispatcher
Saint Louis, MO
01/31/2020
$27,131
Randstad
Dispatcher
01/30/2020
$36,523
01/30/2020
$38,117
Texas A&M Forest Service
Dispatcher
01/30/2020
$27,131
Peak 1 Express
Dispatcher
01/30/2020
$32,349
Robert Half
Dispatcher
Houston, TX
01/29/2020
$39,653
Transdevna
Dispatcher
Colorado Springs, CO
01/29/2020
$26,442
Robert Half
Dispatcher
01/29/2020
$25,774
Firstgroup Plc
Dispatcher
01/28/2020
$48,001
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