Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Manager Salary Information in Ames, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of transportation, storage, and distribution managers in Ames, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of transportation, storage, and distribution managers in Ames is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers in Ames, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,770
25th Percentile Wage
$69,660
50th Percentile Wage
$88,550
75th Percentile Wage
$120,140
90th Percentile Wage
$140,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for transportation, storage, and distribution managers in Ames, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $140,100. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,770.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.85
25th Percentile Wage
$33.49
50th Percentile Wage
$42.57
75th Percentile Wage
$57.76
90th Percentile Wage
$67.34

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for transportation, storage, and distribution managers in Ames, Iowa. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $67.34. The median hourly salary is $42.57. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.85.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of transportation, storage, and distribution managers from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201688,5502.87%26.39%
201386,01024.22%-
201265,180--

Table 3. Compare Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Manager Salary in Ames with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $88,550, Ames is the second highest paying city for transportation, storage, and distribution managers in state of Iowa, following the highest paying city Waterloo-Cedar Falls (median annual salary of $90,480). Compared with Waterloo-Cedar Falls, the median annual salary of transportation, storage, and distribution managers in Ames is 2.1 percent (2.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$90,480
Ames
$88,550
Cedar Rapids
$81,830
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$81,590
Dubuque
$79,840
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$77,370
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$68,570
Iowa City
$63,970
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$63,250
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$62,410
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$61,590

See also: Top paying jobs in Ames, Iowa.