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Computer Programmers Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer Programmers

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 computer 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) computer programmers is $123,130. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $83,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer programmers is $50,760.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
-3.37% 6.20%
2.33% -
2.97% -
3.97% -
0.29% -
- -

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

The average salaries of computer programmers in 23 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 programmers occupations is the pipeline transportation of natural gas industry with an annual salary $100,800. The lowest paying industry is the couriers and express delivery services industry (annual salary $64,830). For detailed computer programmers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
Pipeline Transportation
Other Pipeline Transportation
Scheduled Air Transportation
Air Transportation
Couriers and Messengers
Warehousing and Storage
Warehousing and Storage
Postal Service (federal government)
Postal Service (federal government)
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
General Freight Trucking
Specialized Freight Trucking
Support Activities for Transportation
Support Activities for Air Transportation
Freight Transportation Arrangement
Rail Transportation
Rail Transportation
Truck Transportation
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
Water Transportation
Couriers and Express Delivery Services

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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