Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $39K annually on average. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home median pay of $54K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($88K annually) can be spotted in Boston, Mass.; Minneapolis, Minn. (around $85K), Detroit, Mich. (approximately $77K), and the company's headquarter city of Charlotte, N.C. ($57K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Chicago, Ill. at approximately $33K. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Minnesota pays XPO Logistics the most — about $85K per year on average.
Bringing in the most money are Applications Engineers — their earnings average $75K annually. Operations Managers are a close second at $55K along with Account Managers (around $33K) and Sales Account Managers ($31K).
Certifications and Degrees
At XPO Logistics, employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at around $50K.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be .NET; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $77K per year. A common skill in XPO Logistics' work force is Microsoft Excel; nearly one in six of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Office, Customer Relationship Management, and Logistics.
Benefits and Perks
Merely one in seven workers at XPO Logistics earn paid vacation and paid sick time. A fair number of survey participants participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. XPO Logistics provides health insurance to most employees, and most respondents do receive dental coverage. XPO Logistics employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment, life insurance, 401(a), and flexible hours.