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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 $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

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

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].


Highest paying industries for financial specialists.