Average Salary for Saia Motor Freight Incorporated Employees

Ocala, Fla.-based Saia Motor Freight Incorporated hires for positions ranging from Transportation Planner to Business Development Executive in the transportation. Employees at Saia Motor Freight Incorporated make $52K per year on average. At Saia Motor Freight Incorporated, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your experience level — it impacts salary more than anything else — though where you live and what you do at the company each factor into the equation as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Ocala, Florida 



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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $34K annually. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make approximately $40K per year on average. The largest slice of the Saia Motor Freight Incorporated workforce (47 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, about $70K annually.


Residents of Atlanta, Ga. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $81K per year; other top-paying cities include Memphis, Tenn. ($62K) and St. Louis, Mo. ($35K). By state, Texas offers the highest pay at around $79K annually.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Terminal Managers, Business Development Executives, Tractor-Trailer Drivers, and Transportation Planners; while the first receives the highest median pay at about $80K per year, the other salaries come in at $75K, approximately $47K, and $35K, respectively.

Certifications and Degrees

At Saia Motor Freight Incorporated, employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at $73K.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Operations Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of about $76K annually. A garden variety skill at Saia Motor Freight Incorporated is Microsoft Excel; close to a fourth of Saia Motor Freight Incorporated's people use it regularly. Microsoft Office, Security Policies and Procedures, and Security Risk Management are also desirable skills.


With a more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio, men represent the better half of Saia Motor Freight Incorporated's employees who responded to the survey.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about 38 percent receiving paid vacation and close to a fourth of workers receiving sick leave. A strong majority of employees save for retirement through Saia Motor Freight Incorporated's 401(k) plan. At Saia Motor Freight Incorporated, the larger part of employees have health insurance, and a majority of workers have dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to company car / automobile, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.

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