Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation Salary

Median pay for Logistics Business Specialists in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $50K per year. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Men working as Logistics Business Specialists who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 54 percent. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$34,823 - $88,168
$35K
$50K
$88K
MEDIAN: $50,052
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50%
90%

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$10.29 - $20.74
$10
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.62
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$34,823 - $88,168  
   
Bonus
$1,208 - $18,873  
Profit Sharing
$2,358  
Commission
$10,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,493 - $76,671  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 79
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.29 - $20.74  
   
Overtime
$21.37 - $35.48  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,208 - $18,873  
   
Commission
$10,000  
Profit Sharing
$2,358  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,493 - $76,671  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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Job Description for Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation

  • Manage the shipments and transport of goods.
  • Create, coordinate and complete shipments of goods between their company and vendors or customers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Logistics Business Specialists who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $41K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $48K. Logistics Business Specialists who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $52K. Old hands who claim more than two decades on the job enjoy average earnings of $66K.

Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation?

Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation in Portales:
"I Love My Job But I Don't Love My pay rate."
Pros: Everything is interesting. Especially the inventory.
Cons: Transportation does not pay what it should.

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Key Stats for Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
037
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 43%

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation Salaries

National Average
$46,000


Logistics
up arrow 2%

Shipping
up arrow 22%

Customer Service
up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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