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Logistician Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of logisticians in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare logistician salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Logisticians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,550
25th Percentile Wage
$56,460
50th Percentile Wage
$75,000
75th Percentile Wage
$98,710
90th Percentile Wage
$124,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for logisticians in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) logisticians is $124,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $75,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid logisticians is $43,550.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of logisticians in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201675,0000.29%4.65%
201574,7802.47%-
201472,930-0.22%-
201373,0902.16%-
201271,510--

Compare Logistician Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of logisticians in 14 industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for logistician occupations is the legal services industry with an annual salary $89,310. The lowest paying industry is the accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services industry (annual salary $63,730). For detailed logistician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Legal Services
$89,310
Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities
$83,980
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$81,850
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$81,670
Scientific Research and Development Services
$81,630
Testing Laboratories
$80,050
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$78,860
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$78,420
Engineering Services
$78,210
Specialized Design Services
$76,860
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$75,000
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services
$71,060
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$69,090
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$63,730

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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