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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
$50,760
25th Percentile Wage
$66,010
50th Percentile Wage
$83,040
75th Percentile Wage
$104,490
90th Percentile Wage
$123,130

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
2017
$83,040
-3.37% 6.20%
2016
$85,840
2.33% -
2015
$83,840
2.97% -
2014
$81,350
3.97% -
2013
$78,120
0.29% -
2012
$77,890
- -

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
$100,800
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$97,920
Pipeline Transportation
$96,330
Other Pipeline Transportation
$95,690
Scheduled Air Transportation
$93,350
Air Transportation
$93,080
Couriers and Messengers
$83,220
Warehousing and Storage
$80,260
Warehousing and Storage
$80,260
Postal Service (federal government)
$80,220
Postal Service (federal government)
$80,220
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$75,440
General Freight Trucking
$75,280
Specialized Freight Trucking
$73,780
Support Activities for Transportation
$73,740
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$73,320
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$73,160
Rail Transportation
$73,070
Rail Transportation
$73,070
Truck Transportation
$71,730
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$69,630
Water Transportation
$68,380
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$64,830

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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