Software Developers and Programmers Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Software Developers and Programmers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,640
25th Percentile Wage
$72,990
50th Percentile Wage
$91,890
75th Percentile Wage
$111,000
90th Percentile Wage
$128,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for software developers and programmers 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) software developers and programmers is $128,380. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $91,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid software developers and programmers is $56,640.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201691,8902.54%7.57%
201589,5601.28%-
201488,4102.75%-
201385,9801.22%-
201284,930--

Compare Software Developers and Programmers Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of software developers and programmers in 24 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 software developers and programmers occupations is the scheduled air transportation industry with an annual salary $103,780. The lowest paying industry is the general freight trucking industry (annual salary $73,140). For detailed software developers and programmers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Scheduled Air Transportation
$103,780
Air Transportation
$102,730
Pipeline Transportation
$102,720
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$101,080
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$99,400
Rail Transportation
$97,040
Rail Transportation
$97,040
Other Pipeline Transportation
$96,650
Support Activities for Water Transportation
$95,670
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$94,440
Support Activities for Transportation
$91,400
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$89,500
Couriers and Messengers
$89,230
Water Transportation
$89,080
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$88,450
Specialized Freight Trucking
$86,720
Postal Service (federal government)
$85,860
Postal Service (federal government)
$85,860
Warehousing and Storage
$84,220
Warehousing and Storage
$84,220
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$81,930
Truck Transportation
$79,410
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$75,190
General Freight Trucking
$73,140

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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