Logistician Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

The salary statistics of logisticians in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare logistician salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Logisticians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,650
25th Percentile Wage
$52,650
50th Percentile Wage
$79,100
75th Percentile Wage
$130,170
90th Percentile Wage
$150,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for logisticians in the industry sector of retail trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) logisticians is $150,960. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $79,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid logisticians is $34,650.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of logisticians in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$79,100
19.80% 25.55%
2016
$63,440
0.08% -
2015
$63,390
0.82% -
2014
$62,870
1.30% -
2013
$62,050
5.09% -
2012
$58,890
- -

Compare Logistician Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of logisticians in 22 industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for logistician occupations is the general merchandise stores industry with an annual salary $132,840. The lowest paying industry is the grocery stores industry (annual salary $48,340). For detailed logistician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
General Merchandise Stores
$132,840
Clothing Stores
$78,680
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores
$78,080
Health and Personal Care Stores
$74,610
Health and Personal Care Stores
$74,610
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
$74,160
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
$73,800
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
$71,230
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$66,830
Furniture Stores
$66,300
Nonstore Retailers
$66,100
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
$64,070
Direct Selling Establishments
$62,240
Automotive Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores
$60,680
Building Material and Supplies Dealers
$59,060
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers
$59,010
Automobile Dealers
$58,380
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$57,800
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$57,800
Department Stores
$53,690
Food and Beverage Stores
$48,990
Grocery Stores
$48,340

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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