Training and Development Specialist Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Training and Development Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,870
25th Percentile Wage
$38,280
50th Percentile Wage
$53,990
75th Percentile Wage
$73,050
90th Percentile Wage
$94,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for training and development 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) training and development specialists is $94,010. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,990. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid training and development specialists is $30,870.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201653,990-0.13%-0.48%
201554,060-0.98%-
201454,5901.67%-
201353,680-1.06%-
201254,250--

Compare Training and Development Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of training and development specialists in 27 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 training and development specialist occupations is the pipeline transportation industry with an annual salary $87,120. The lowest paying industry is the warehousing and storage industry (annual salary $38,920). For detailed training and development specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Pipeline Transportation
$87,120
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$86,450
Scheduled Air Transportation
$75,340
Air Transportation
$73,690
Rail Transportation
$73,390
Rail Transportation
$73,390
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$60,830
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$59,850
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$59,680
Water Transportation
$59,360
Postal Service (federal government)
$57,980
Postal Service (federal government)
$57,980
Support Activities for Transportation
$56,380
Taxi and Limousine Service
$54,950
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$52,380
Urban Transit Systems
$50,810
General Freight Trucking
$50,070
Truck Transportation
$49,990
Specialized Freight Trucking
$49,760
Couriers and Messengers
$48,190
Charter Bus Industry
$47,460
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$47,380
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$46,930
School and Employee Bus Transportation
$44,480
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$42,810
Warehousing and Storage
$38,920
Warehousing and Storage
$38,920

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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