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Highest Paying States for Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

The highest paying states for transportation, storage, and distribution managers (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 transportation, storage, and distribution managers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $136,620, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for transportation, storage, and distribution managers. It is followed by Delaware (average annual salary $131,610). 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 transportation, storage, and distribution managers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$136,620
$82,860 410
2 Delaware
$131,610
$79,090 310
3 Rhode Island
$112,140
$67,060 280
4 New Jersey
$108,250
$70,320 4,550
5 Colorado
$106,020
$65,790 1,170
6 Connecticut
$104,640
$66,890 1,160
7 New York
$104,370
$64,650 3,340
8 Washington
$102,850
$60,370 2,190
9 Pennsylvania
$100,310
$63,160 3,210
10 New Hampshire
$99,960
$63,000 310
11 Michigan
$97,310
$57,050 2,390
12 Virginia
$96,350
$60,680 2,030
13 Massachusetts
$95,400
$58,630 2,670
14 Maryland
$94,880
$63,780 1,830
15 North Carolina
$93,260
$59,430 2,300
16 Kansas
$92,880
$59,100 1,150
17 Arkansas
$92,870
$55,850 1,290
18 Georgia
$92,870
$53,420 4,200
19 Florida
$92,660
$56,300 4,150
20 Nebraska
$91,460
$58,070 1,890
21 California
$91,230
$55,660 16,300
22 Minnesota
$90,730
$59,240 2,030
23 Wyoming
$90,590
$63,690 160
24 Alabama
$89,390
$55,870 610
25 Texas
$89,050
$55,610 9,390
26 Alaska
$87,200
$51,390 550
27 New Mexico
$85,750
$52,450 430
28 Hawaii
$85,550
$48,260 570
29 Kentucky
$85,190
$51,100 1,940
30 South Dakota
$85,140
$59,500 130
31 Wisconsin
$84,870
$50,600 2,710
32 Missouri
$84,580
$49,050 1,820
33 South Carolina
$83,110
$53,800 1,100
34 Ohio
$83,070
$53,250 5,320
35 Illinois
$82,960
$44,440 8,360
36 Oregon
$82,270
$51,130 1,880
37 Indiana
$81,330
$50,280 2,640
38 Vermont
$80,030
$57,980 130
39 Montana
$79,270
$50,440 140
40 North Dakota
$78,000
$53,330 410
41 Oklahoma
$76,110
$48,170 1,280
42 Nevada
$75,750
$53,290 1,230
43 Louisiana
$75,700
$43,390 1,510
44 West Virginia
$74,340
$38,150 460
45 Utah
$73,510
$42,590 1,550
46 Tennessee
$72,230
$39,990 4,090
47 Maine
$70,810
$47,310 570
48 Mississippi
$70,560
$38,700 950
49 Iowa
$69,730
$48,550 1,330
50 Puerto Rico
$69,070
$28,720 810
51 Arizona
$68,340
$42,580 2,320
52 Virgin Islands
$67,960
$24,980 40
53 Idaho
$63,350
$42,390 520
54 Guam
$52,570
$28,140 120
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