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
$36,480
25th Percentile Wage
$49,290
50th Percentile Wage
$60,260
75th Percentile Wage
$76,630
90th Percentile Wage
$99,140

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 $99,140. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $60,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication workers is $36,480.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$60,260
-0.81% 5.06%
2016
$60,750
-4.94% -
2015
$63,750
-1.35% -
2014
$64,610
5.87% -
2013
$60,820
5.94% -
2012
$57,210
- -

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

The average salaries of media and communication workers in 28 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 $89,030. The lowest paying industry is the scenic and sightseeing transportation, land industry (annual salary $37,070). 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)
$89,030
Postal Service (federal government)
$89,030
Specialized Freight Trucking
$83,610
Pipeline Transportation
$78,660
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil
$75,970
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$75,040
Rail Transportation
$70,170
Rail Transportation
$70,170
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$65,760
Water Transportation
$64,470
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$62,860
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$62,320
Air Transportation
$59,340
Scheduled Air Transportation
$59,100
Couriers and Messengers
$58,270
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$58,270
Support Activities for Transportation
$58,180
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$57,410
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Water
$52,850
Urban Transit Systems
$51,390
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation
$51,340
Warehousing and Storage
$48,370
Warehousing and Storage
$48,370
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$47,510
Truck Transportation
$45,720
General Freight Trucking
$44,310
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$43,900
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Land
$37,070

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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