Fast Food and Counter Worker Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Fast Food and Counter Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,970
25th Percentile Wage
$20,150
50th Percentile Wage
$23,450
75th Percentile Wage
$29,060
90th Percentile Wage
$43,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for fast food and counter 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) fast food and counter workers is $43,120. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $23,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid fast food and counter workers is $17,970.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$23,450
3.03% 11.22%
2016
$22,740
9.23% -
2015
$20,640
-7.36% -
2014
$22,160
9.61% -
2013
$20,030
-3.94% -
2012
$20,820
- -

Compare Fast Food and Counter Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of fast food and counter workers 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 fast food and counter worker occupations is the rail transportation industry with an annual salary $49,820. The lowest paying industry is the nonscheduled air transportation industry (annual salary $18,190). For detailed fast food and counter worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Rail Transportation
$49,820
Rail Transportation
$49,820
Air Transportation
$26,600
Water Transportation
$25,180
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$25,180
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Water
$23,650
Scheduled Air Transportation
$23,370
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation
$23,210
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Land
$22,960
Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation
$21,800
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$21,800
Warehousing and Storage
$21,740
Warehousing and Storage
$21,740
Support Activities for Transportation
$21,560
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$18,840
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$18,190

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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