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
$41,270
25th Percentile Wage
$56,980
50th Percentile Wage
$74,500
75th Percentile Wage
$88,230
90th Percentile Wage
$107,330

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 $107,330. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $74,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid labor relations specialists is $41,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$74,500
5.57% 5.21%
2016
$70,350
3.14% -
2015
$68,140
-0.51% -
2014
$68,490
3.20% -
2013
$66,300
-6.52% -
2012
$70,620
- -

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 $88,670. 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
$88,670
Rail Transportation
$88,670
Postal Service (federal government)
$80,180
Postal Service (federal government)
$80,180
Specialized Freight Trucking
$71,050
Warehousing and Storage
$69,390
Warehousing and Storage
$69,390
Support Activities for Transportation
$64,840
Couriers and Messengers
$63,140
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$63,140
Air Transportation
$56,520
Scheduled Air Transportation
$56,000
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$51,530
Truck Transportation
$50,560
General Freight Trucking
$47,130

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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