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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
$43,360
25th Percentile Wage
$54,410
50th Percentile Wage
$69,440
75th Percentile Wage
$88,480
90th Percentile Wage
$112,750

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 $112,750. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial specialists is $43,360.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$69,440
1.80% 7.34%
2016
$68,190
2.32% -
2015
$66,610
1.07% -
2014
$65,900
2.03% -
2013
$64,560
0.34% -
2012
$64,340
- -

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

The average salaries of financial specialists in 39 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 postal service (federal government) industry with an annual salary $84,220. The lowest paying industry is the other support activities for transportation industry (annual salary $57,910). For detailed financial specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Postal Service (federal government)
$84,220
Postal Service (federal government)
$84,220
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil
$84,120
Other Pipeline Transportation
$84,110
Pipeline Transportation
$82,100
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$80,890
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$78,870
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Land
$77,870
Rail Transportation
$77,490
Rail Transportation
$77,490
Scheduled Air Transportation
$76,830
Air Transportation
$74,980
Water Transportation
$74,810
Support Activities for Water Transportation
$74,530
Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation
$73,490
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$70,560
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$69,970
School and Employee Bus Transportation
$69,670
Charter Bus Industry
$68,170
Support Activities for Transportation
$67,550
Local Messengers and Local Delivery
$66,160
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$66,060
Support Activities for Rail Transportation
$65,810
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation
$65,510
Taxi and Limousine Service
$65,110
Warehousing and Storage
$64,400
Warehousing and Storage
$64,400
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$64,170
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$63,710
Truck Transportation
$63,420
Support Activities for Road Transportation
$63,230
Specialized Freight Trucking
$61,460
General Freight Trucking
$61,060
Couriers and Messengers
$60,740
Inland Water Transportation
$60,050
Urban Transit Systems
$60,030
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$59,980
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Water
$57,970
Other Support Activities for Transportation
$57,910

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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