Transportation Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$79,000
$53,000
Min 10%
$79,000
Median 50%
$117,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Giant Eagle
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
4.7 years
How much does a transportation manager make?
Transportation Managers in America make an average salary of $79,231 per year or $38.09 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $117,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $53,000 per year. Retail companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The best states for high paying Transportation Manager jobs are New York, New Jersey, Washington, California, and Oregon. The typical tenure for a Transportation Manager is 4.7 years.

Average Transportation Manager Salary By Location

Transportation Managers in the US makes an average salary of $79,231 per year or $38.09 per hour. Transportation Managers make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $99,235 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $61,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Transportation Manager salaries are New York, New Jersey, Washington, California, and Oregon. Kentucky, Tennessee, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida are the lowest earners.

Map of Transportation Manager Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Transportation Managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Transportation Manager Salary By Company

If you are a Transportation Manager, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Retail companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Giant Eagle and Autodesk are the best paying companies for Transportation Managers. Companies like Thermo Fisher Scientific and Walmart also report very competitive wages for Transportation Managers.

Average Transportation Manager Pay By Industry

Transportation Manager salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Construction companies, Finance companies, and Retail companies pay higher-than-average wages for Transportation Managers. Salaries for Transportation Managers in Construction companies average $86,042 annually, while Finance companies and Retail companies pay $82,380 and $80,155, respectively. The average salary for Transportation Managers in the Transportation industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $76,174.
Industry
Average Salary
Construction
Construction
$86,042
$86k
Finance
Finance
$82,380
$82k
Retail
Retail
$80,155
$80k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$79,219
$79k
Transportation
Transportation
$76,174
$76k

Transportation Manager Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Transportation Manager Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Regional Transportation Manager
04/02/2020
$100,000
Transportation Manager
03/24/2020
$52,175
ESR Healthcare
Assistant Transportation Manager Hebron, Kentucky REC
03/16/2020
$70,000
SDS-RX-Strategic Delivery Solutions LLC
Transportation Manager
03/10/2020
$45,000
Assistant Parking and Transportation Manager
03/04/2020
$48,728
Sound Transit
Transportation Manager-Central Link
02/23/2020
$105,000
Regional Transportation Manager
02/14/2020
$70,000
Transportation Manager
01/24/2020
$90,000
Transportation Manager
01/16/2020
$90,000
Novato Unified School District
Transportation Manager
12/22/2019
$85,555
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