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Systems Software Developers Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Systems Software Developers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$65,810
25th Percentile Wage
$80,050
50th Percentile Wage
$96,060
75th Percentile Wage
$117,890
90th Percentile Wage
$135,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for systems software developers 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) systems software developers is $135,020. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $96,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid systems software developers is $65,810.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$96,060
-0.64% 5.68%
2016
$96,670
1.83% -
2015
$94,900
-1.82% -
2014
$96,630
2.68% -
2013
$94,040
3.66% -
2012
$90,600
- -

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

The average salaries of systems software developers in 16 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 systems software developers occupations is the water transportation industry with an annual salary $146,710. The lowest paying industry is the general freight trucking industry (annual salary $74,180). For detailed systems software developers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Water Transportation
$146,710
Rail Transportation
$112,470
Rail Transportation
$112,470
Air Transportation
$110,400
Scheduled Air Transportation
$110,400
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$110,100
Support Activities for Transportation
$96,690
Postal Service (federal government)
$94,210
Postal Service (federal government)
$94,210
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$94,190
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$91,560
Couriers and Messengers
$90,980
Warehousing and Storage
$87,620
Warehousing and Storage
$87,620
Truck Transportation
$76,380
General Freight Trucking
$74,180

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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