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Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisor Salary Information

The salary statistics of aircraft cargo handling supervisors are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of aircraft cargo handling supervisors within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The aircraft cargo handling supervisors annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisor Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,730
25th Percentile Wage
$37,280
50th Percentile Wage
$48,150
75th Percentile Wage
$63,940
90th Percentile Wage
$81,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aircraft cargo handling supervisors. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) aircraft cargo handling supervisors is $81,790. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,730. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 157% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of aircraft cargo handling supervisors from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,150
1.64% 0.46%
2016
$47,360
3.99% -
2015
$45,470
-5.04% -
2014
$47,760
6.11% -
2013
$44,840
-6.89% -
2012
$47,930
- -

Table 2. Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisor Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of aircraft cargo handling supervisors in 10 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for aircraft cargo handling supervisors occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $60,240. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $38,510).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$60,240
Construction
$58,110
Manufacturing
$51,610
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$50,810
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$49,450
Transportation and Warehousing
$47,840
Wholesale Trade
$46,720
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$46,320
Retail Trade
$39,640
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$38,510

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors by States

From the above tables we note that not only aircraft cargo handling supervisors salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of aircraft cargo handling supervisors in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $35,720 to $77,590. The highest paying state for aircraft cargo handling supervisors is Georgia with a median annual salary of $77,590. The lowest paying state is Tennessee with a median annual salary of $35,720. For more salary information of aircraft cargo handling supervisors profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Georgia
$77,590
Oklahoma
$59,490
Mississippi
$57,550
North Carolina
$57,230
Utah
$56,680
Washington
$55,730
Arkansas
$55,530
Nebraska
$54,920
Wisconsin
$54,690
Pennsylvania
$53,370
Texas
$52,750
Virginia
$52,360
North Dakota
$51,810
California
$51,250
Hawaii
$51,030
Ohio
$50,360
Arizona
$50,310
Alaska
$49,750
Illinois
$49,480
Minnesota
$49,140
Florida
$48,230
New Jersey
$47,970
Nevada
$47,170
Indiana
$47,120
Colorado
$47,050
Louisiana
$46,300
Oregon
$46,290
Missouri
$46,050
Puerto Rico
$44,680
Iowa
$43,440
Alabama
$43,370
Idaho
$43,340
Maryland
$42,830
New York
$42,700
Connecticut
$41,230
Massachusetts
$40,950
South Carolina
$39,240
Michigan
$38,150
Kentucky
$38,090
Tennessee
$35,720



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