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Financial Specialist Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Financial Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,590
25th Percentile Wage
$52,890
50th Percentile Wage
$68,190
75th Percentile Wage
$87,090
90th Percentile Wage
$110,880

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial 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) financial specialists is $110,880. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $68,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial specialists is $42,590.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,1902.32%5.65%
201566,6101.07%-
201465,9002.03%-
201364,5600.34%-
201264,340--

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

The average salaries of financial specialists in 38 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 specialist occupations is the pipeline transportation of crude oil industry with an annual salary $85,190. The lowest paying industry is the other transit and ground passenger transportation industry (annual salary $57,390). For detailed financial specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil
$85,190
Postal Service (federal government)
$82,500
Postal Service (federal government)
$82,500
Rail Transportation
$80,730
Rail Transportation
$80,730
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$79,830
Other Pipeline Transportation
$76,260
Pipeline Transportation
$76,210
Support Activities for Water Transportation
$76,080
Water Transportation
$75,160
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$74,470
Scheduled Air Transportation
$74,060
Air Transportation
$73,010
Local Messengers and Local Delivery
$70,510
Taxi and Limousine Service
$70,090
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$70,000
Support Activities for Rail Transportation
$68,350
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$67,510
Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation
$67,030
Support Activities for Transportation
$66,860
School and Employee Bus Transportation
$66,270
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$65,940
Other Support Activities for Transportation
$65,840
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Land
$65,800
Couriers and Messengers
$64,490
Warehousing and Storage
$62,720
Warehousing and Storage
$62,720
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$62,250
Specialized Freight Trucking
$61,460
Truck Transportation
$61,220
General Freight Trucking
$61,060
Charter Bus Industry
$60,840
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation
$60,240
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Water
$59,830
Support Activities for Road Transportation
$58,560
Inland Water Transportation
$58,310
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$58,060
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$57,390

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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