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Financial Manager Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of financial managers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare financial manager salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Financial Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,940
25th Percentile Wage
$87,160
50th Percentile Wage
$115,470
75th Percentile Wage
$151,970
90th Percentile Wage
$205,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial managers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) financial managers is $205,790. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $115,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial managers is $66,940.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of financial managers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$115,470
1.62% 8.67%
2016
$113,600
2.72% -
2015
$110,510
2.13% -
2014
$108,160
1.53% -
2013
$106,510
0.99% -
2012
$105,460
- -

Compare Financial Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of financial managers in 33 industries in the transportation and warehousing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for financial manager occupations is the other pipeline transportation industry with an annual salary $187,350. The lowest paying industry is the scenic and sightseeing transportation industry (annual salary $91,880). For detailed financial manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Pipeline Transportation
$187,350
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil
$148,870
Pipeline Transportation
$143,270
Scheduled Air Transportation
$141,220
Taxi and Limousine Service
$138,990
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$138,000
Air Transportation
$135,540
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$135,020
Other Support Activities for Transportation
$131,130
Water Transportation
$130,260
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$118,960
Inland Water Transportation
$118,080
Support Activities for Water Transportation
$117,320
Postal Service (federal government)
$116,140
Postal Service (federal government)
$116,140
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$114,600
Support Activities for Transportation
$114,020
Support Activities for Road Transportation
$113,630
Support Activities for Rail Transportation
$113,430
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$113,160
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$112,930
Warehousing and Storage
$112,190
Warehousing and Storage
$112,190
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$111,870
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$111,810
Rail Transportation
$110,390
Rail Transportation
$110,390
Couriers and Messengers
$107,770
Truck Transportation
$103,060
Urban Transit Systems
$100,320
Specialized Freight Trucking
$100,130
General Freight Trucking
$100,050
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation
$91,880

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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