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Average Salary for Saia Motor Freight Incorporated Employees

Based in Ocala, Fla.,transportation player Saia Motor Freight Incorporated offers many employment opportunities, including Business Development Executive and Transportation Planner positions. The average employee at Saia Motor Freight Incorporated takes home $58K annually. Saia Motor Freight Incorporated paychecks are largely negotiated based on how long you've been working, though your job title and where you live are also considered. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Saia Motor Freight Incorporated typically pays:
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Employer: Saia Motor Freight Incorporated
Average Salary Range by Job
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National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer (6)
$33,065 - $74,532  
[-]Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer (6)
Total Pay$33,065 - $74,532  
[+]Business Development Executive (3)
$43,264 - $105,179  
[+]Business Development Executive (3)
Salary$38,186 - $105,770  
Bonus$777 - $22,552  
Total Pay$43,264 - $105,179  
[+]Transportation Planner (2)
$28,278 - $58,880  
[+]Transportation Planner (2)
Salary$30,669 - $66,937  
Total Pay$28,278 - $58,880  
[+]Terminal Manager (2)
$58,323 - $115,868  
[+]Terminal Manager (2)
Salary$55,446 - $105,833  
Bonus$1,004 - $11,093  
Total Pay$58,323 - $115,868  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Saia Motor Freight Incorporated for between five and 10 years earn $42K per year on average. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $40K annually on average. The largest fraction of Saia Motor Freight Incorporated people (47 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn approximately $70K per year on average.


Terminal Managers earn the highest median pay at about $80K annually, followed by Business Development Executives (around $69K) and Transportation Planners ($35K).


Residents of Reno, Nev. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $73K per year; other top-paying cities include Atlanta, Ga. (about $72K) and St. Louis, Mo. (around $35K). By state, Saia Motor Freight Incorporated pays its Texas employees the most; the pay rate there is $79K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Saia Motor Freight Incorporated — these employees make the most at $73K per year.


Employees who count Operations Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $79K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Saia Motor Freight Incorporated is Microsoft Office, with approximately one-fourth considering it a key competency. Logistics, Security Policies and Procedures, and Security Risk Management are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Saia Motor Freight Incorporated lets only one-half of survey participants take paid vacation and only two in five workers take sick leave. A strong majority of survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. The vast majority of employees report having health insurance, and the larger part of employees report having dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are company car / automobile, a company cell phone, a stock purchase plan, and life insurance.

Key Stats for Saia Motor Freight Incorporated


20 %
80 %
$39,026 - $78,611
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
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