Media and Communication Worker Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Media and Communication Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,780
25th Percentile Wage
$48,300
50th Percentile Wage
$60,750
75th Percentile Wage
$78,450
90th Percentile Wage
$100,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for media and communication workers 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) media and communication workers is $100,590. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $60,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication workers is $35,780.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of media and communication workers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201660,750-4.94%5.83%
201563,750-1.35%-
201464,6105.87%-
201360,8205.94%-
201257,210--

Compare Media and Communication Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of media and communication workers in 19 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 media and communication worker occupations is the postal service (federal government) industry with an annual salary $86,160. The lowest paying industry is the scenic and sightseeing transportation industry (annual salary $38,070). For detailed media and communication worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Postal Service (federal government)
$86,160
Postal Service (federal government)
$86,160
Rail Transportation
$79,940
Rail Transportation
$79,940
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$78,250
Water Transportation
$76,870
Pipeline Transportation
$75,470
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$75,040
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$61,760
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$61,220
Support Activities for Transportation
$60,580
Air Transportation
$58,710
Scheduled Air Transportation
$57,370
Couriers and Messengers
$56,030
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$56,030
Warehousing and Storage
$50,720
Warehousing and Storage
$50,720
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$50,440
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation
$38,070

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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