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Computer Occupations Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,410
25th Percentile Wage
$56,320
50th Percentile Wage
$75,940
75th Percentile Wage
$98,520
90th Percentile Wage
$120,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer occupations 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) computer occupations is $120,700. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $75,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer occupations is $41,410.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201675,9401.29%6.31%
201574,9601.16%-
201474,0902.16%-
201372,4901.85%-
201271,150--

Compare Computer Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of computer occupations in 30 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 computer occupations occupations is the other pipeline transportation industry with an annual salary $114,210. The lowest paying industry is the general freight trucking industry (annual salary $58,020). For detailed computer occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Pipeline Transportation
$114,210
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil
$101,860
Scheduled Air Transportation
$94,590
Pipeline Transportation
$94,580
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$93,760
Air Transportation
$92,330
Rail Transportation
$90,790
Rail Transportation
$90,790
Water Transportation
$90,580
Support Activities for Water Transportation
$86,650
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$84,660
Postal Service (federal government)
$80,000
Postal Service (federal government)
$80,000
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$78,510
Local Messengers and Local Delivery
$76,200
Support Activities for Transportation
$75,320
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$74,340
Specialized Freight Trucking
$71,660
Couriers and Messengers
$70,660
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$70,400
Taxi and Limousine Service
$67,360
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$66,300
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$66,080
Warehousing and Storage
$65,000
Warehousing and Storage
$65,000
Support Activities for Road Transportation
$64,610
Other Support Activities for Transportation
$64,050
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$63,900
Truck Transportation
$61,750
General Freight Trucking
$58,020

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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