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Mathematical Science Occupations Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Mathematical Science Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,680
25th Percentile Wage
$58,590
50th Percentile Wage
$73,480
75th Percentile Wage
$93,150
90th Percentile Wage
$112,030

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mathematical science 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) mathematical science occupations is $112,030. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $73,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mathematical science occupations is $45,680.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$73,480
3.54% -4.03%
2016
$70,880
-1.69% -
2015
$72,080
-3.18% -
2014
$74,370
-1.12% -
2013
$75,200
-1.65% -
2012
$76,440
- -

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

The average salaries of mathematical science occupations in 20 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 mathematical science occupations occupations is the postal service (federal government) industry with an annual salary $81,980. The lowest paying industry is the deep sea, coastal, and great lakes water transportation industry (annual salary $52,870). For detailed mathematical science occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Postal Service (federal government)
$81,980
Postal Service (federal government)
$81,980
Rail Transportation
$78,130
Rail Transportation
$78,130
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$77,300
Couriers and Messengers
$74,340
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$74,340
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$72,100
Support Activities for Transportation
$70,050
Air Transportation
$68,700
Warehousing and Storage
$68,480
Warehousing and Storage
$68,480
Scheduled Air Transportation
$67,880
General Freight Trucking
$64,840
Pipeline Transportation
$62,860
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil
$61,900
Truck Transportation
$60,250
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$57,950
Water Transportation
$53,420
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$52,870

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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