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Highest Paying States for Logisticians

The highest paying states for logisticians (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of logisticians in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $99,700, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for logisticians. It is followed by Alabama (average annual salary $87,890). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of logisticians in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Logisticians

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$99,700
$58,470 1,330
2 Alabama
$87,890
$56,810 3,460
3 Maryland
$87,840
$57,010 4,640
4 California
$83,580
$51,980 16,530
5 Hawaii
$82,220
$52,300 430
6 Virginia
$82,160
$51,850 7,020
7 Alaska
$81,830
$59,550 280
8 Michigan
$79,140
$45,850 7,500
9 Washington
$78,070
$55,050 5,920
10 Texas
$77,210
$46,550 13,280
11 New Jersey
$76,770
$50,680 5,980
12 Massachusetts
$76,090
$51,740 2,390
13 Pennsylvania
$75,910
$47,280 6,150
14 Colorado
$75,180
$45,590 3,030
15 Connecticut
$74,080
$49,080 1,070
16 Rhode Island
$74,020
$47,190 410
17 Oklahoma
$73,380
$48,970 2,220
18 Wyoming
$73,050
$50,600 90
19 North Carolina
$71,300
$45,230 4,090
20 New York
$71,230
$46,740 2,960
21 Ohio
$71,160
$44,850 5,910
22 Utah
$71,030
$44,980 2,370
23 New Hampshire
$70,800
$42,220 470
24 New Mexico
$70,040
$45,050 670
25 Georgia
$69,940
$42,090 5,240
26 Mississippi
$68,980
$45,370 660
27 Louisiana
$68,720
$40,490 870
28 Oregon
$68,220
$43,470 1,570
29 Idaho
$68,030
$44,710 410
30 Missouri
$67,230
$43,240 2,590
31 Minnesota
$67,230
$47,180 2,690
32 Kansas
$67,070
$44,000 1,370
33 Maine
$66,880
$39,330 280
34 Nevada
$66,860
$50,820 340
35 Kentucky
$66,310
$43,400 1,670
36 Illinois
$66,280
$40,380 6,450
37 Arizona
$65,580
$41,670 2,330
38 Florida
$64,960
$38,740 6,150
39 Indiana
$64,500
$35,050 2,000
40 South Dakota
$63,960
$50,590 110
41 South Carolina
$63,840
$41,650 2,990
42 Nebraska
$63,410
$45,850 590
43 West Virginia
$60,970
$36,410 280
44 Vermont
$60,570
$39,790 150
45 Montana
$60,540
$43,810 140
46 Tennessee
$60,180
$37,500 2,390
47 Iowa
$58,730
$36,190 1,270
48 North Dakota
$58,690
$41,270 320
49 Wisconsin
$57,870
$39,170 2,940
50 Arkansas
$57,410
$30,110 1,390
51 Puerto Rico
$44,160
$22,200 660
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