The Organization’s MissionTo deliver safe, time-definite,damage-free transportation solutions to the expedited industry.
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Forward Air Salaries By Job Title
While the average employee salary at Forward Air is $40,460, there is a big variation in pay depending on the role.
The higher paying positions at Forward Air include operations manager, logistics specialist, team leader, and operation supervisor.
A worker with the title operations manager salary at Forward Air can earn an average yearly salary of $74,807.
Some of the other roles at Forward Air are cashier and warehouse worker. A worker with the title cashier at Forward Air earns an average salary of $24,483 per year.
On average, employees at Forward Air stay with the company for 1.9 years. Employees most commonly join Forward Air after leaving Walmart. When they leave Forward Air, they most frequently get their next job at Walmart.
|Average Length of Employment|
Towne Air Freight2.9 years
Roadrunner Transportation Systems1.9 years
Forward Air1.9 years
Knight Transportation1.6 years
|Top Employers Before Forward Air|
United Parcel Service11.3 %
|Top Employers After Forward Air|
United Parcel Service11.5 %
Of the 4,189 employees at Forward Air, 10.8% attended Ohio State University. Employees at Forward Air most frequently majored in Business, and most employees’ highest level of education is a High School Diploma.
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Competitors of Forward Air include Celadon Group, Stevens Transport, and FAF.
The wages at Celadon Group average higher than the other similar companies, where the median salary is $67,936 per year.
The salaries at Stevens Transport average $66,270 per year, and the salaries at FAF come in at $63,307 per year.
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