Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $39K per year on average. The largest slice of the XPO Logistics workforce (33 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, $54K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($88K per year) can be spotted in Boston, Mass.; Minneapolis, Minn. (approximately $85K), Detroit, Mich. (around $77K), and the company's headquarter city of Charlotte, N.C. (about $57K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Chicago, Ill. at around $33K. By state, XPO Logistics employees make the most in Minnesota, earning $85K annually on average.
The highest average salaries go to Applications Engineers, who bring in close to about $75K per year, though Operations Managers are not far behind at $55K along with Account Managers (approximately $33K) and Sales Account Managers ($31K).
Certifications and Degrees
Regarding salaries and education, XPO Logistics pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — about $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 around $77K annually. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill among XPO Logistics workers, with close to one-sixth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Three more common skills are Microsoft Office, Customer Relationship Management, and Logistics.
Benefits and Perks
The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only one-seventh of survey participants report compensation for sick days and vacation time. A fair number of employees contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Most respondents receive health insurance, and a large number of survey participants get dental coverage. XPO Logistics employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment, life insurance, 401(a), and flexible hours.