Labor Relations Specialist Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of labor relations specialists in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare labor relations specialist salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Labor Relations Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,130
25th Percentile Wage
$53,460
50th Percentile Wage
$70,350
75th Percentile Wage
$84,610
90th Percentile Wage
$101,480

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for labor relations specialists 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) labor relations specialists is $101,480. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $70,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid labor relations specialists is $40,130.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of labor relations specialists in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201670,3503.14%-0.38%
201568,140-0.51%-
201468,4903.20%-
201366,300-6.52%-
201270,620--

Compare Labor Relations Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of labor relations specialists in 15 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 labor relations specialist occupations is the rail transportation industry with an annual salary $91,850. The lowest paying industry is the general freight trucking industry (annual salary $47,130). For detailed labor relations specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Rail Transportation
$91,850
Rail Transportation
$91,850
Postal Service (federal government)
$79,220
Postal Service (federal government)
$79,220
Specialized Freight Trucking
$71,050
Couriers and Messengers
$59,790
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$59,790
Warehousing and Storage
$57,450
Warehousing and Storage
$57,450
Air Transportation
$56,520
Scheduled Air Transportation
$56,000
Support Activities for Transportation
$55,930
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$50,820
Truck Transportation
$48,200
General Freight Trucking
$47,130

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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