Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $52K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (50 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $38K annually.
U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Texas; salaries there average to approximately $42K per year.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Logistics Coordinators and Business Development Coordinators; the former receives the highest median pay at around $36K annually while $36K per year is the norm for the latter.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Six Sigma Green Belts have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $52K annually. Celadon Trucking Co. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) — these employees rake in around $48K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Microsoft Excel; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $47K annually. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Office; on the survey, approximately one-fourth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Logistics, Full-Cycle Recruiting, and Customer Relationship Management were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is hard to come by at Celadon Trucking Co.; the company rewards only a quarter of employees with paid vacation time and only a sixth of employees with sick leave. Most workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of employees, and a solid majority of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. Other privileges include a casual working environment, a company cell phone, life insurance, and gym membership.