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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
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

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
1.80% 7.34%
2.32% -
1.07% -
2.03% -
0.34% -
- -

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)
Postal Service (federal government)
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil
Other Pipeline Transportation
Pipeline Transportation
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Land
Rail Transportation
Rail Transportation
Scheduled Air Transportation
Air Transportation
Water Transportation
Support Activities for Water Transportation
Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
Support Activities for Air Transportation
School and Employee Bus Transportation
Charter Bus Industry
Support Activities for Transportation
Local Messengers and Local Delivery
Freight Transportation Arrangement
Support Activities for Rail Transportation
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation
Taxi and Limousine Service
Warehousing and Storage
Warehousing and Storage
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
Truck Transportation
Support Activities for Road Transportation
Specialized Freight Trucking
General Freight Trucking
Couriers and Messengers
Inland Water Transportation
Urban Transit Systems
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Water
Other Support Activities for Transportation

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].


Highest paying industries for financial specialists.