The salary statistics of other transportation workers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other transportation workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other transportation workers 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$21,100|
|25th Percentile Wage||$26,220|
|50th Percentile Wage||$36,760|
|75th Percentile Wage||$55,140|
|90th Percentile Wage||$62,240|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other transportation workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other transportation workers is $62,240. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $36,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,100. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 194% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other transportation workers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of other transportation workers in 17 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 other transportation workers occupations is the management of companies and enterprises sector with an annual salary $55,290. The lowest paying sector is the educational services sector (annual salary $21,670).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Educational Services|| |
From the above tables we note that not only other transportation workers 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 other transportation workers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,280 to $56,050. The highest paying state for other transportation workers is Illinois with a median annual salary of $56,050. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $18,280. For more salary information of other transportation workers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New Jersey|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|Virgin Islands|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|New York|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |