Operations Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $101K annually; Service Center Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to around $97K, while Tractor-Trailer Drivers and Operations Managers rank near the top as well (about $70K and approximately $67K, respectively). Near the bottom at XPO Logistics are Logistics Coordinators, pulling in an average of just $39K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($93K per year) can be spotted in Portland, Ore.; Atlanta, Ga. (around $81K), Ann Arbor, Mich. ($75K), and the company's headquarter city of Charlotte, N.C. (approximately $62K) are the next top-paying cities. High Point, N.C. ranks low on the pay scale — at $50K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Texas, where the average salary is about $67K annually.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $48K per year. Survey participants who have worked at XPO Logistics for between five and 10 years earn about $57K annually on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of XPO Logistics employees (32 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn around $67K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Project Management Professional certainly has its perks — salaries approach $120K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Acquiring certification to be a Certified Public Accountant is rewarded with median pay of $102K per year. XPO Logistics provides the highest financial reward to those with an Associate of Science (AS) — these employees rake in $98K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Operations Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $62K per year. A relatively widespread skill at XPO Logistics is Microsoft Excel; nearly one in five of employees use it for work. Other skills in demand are Logistics, Microsoft Office, and People Management.
Benefits and Perks
Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just one in four employees. A large number of employees contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of survey participants, and a fair number of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. XPO Logistics also dishes out privileges such as a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.