Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation Salary

A big portion of take-home pay for Logistics Business Specialists — over a third, in fact — arrives through commissions. This profession's median overall income is approximately $47K. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Most receive medical and dental insurance and a strong majority get vision plans. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$36,220 - $84,530
$36K
$51K
$85K
MEDIAN: $50,681
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$10.42 - $21.34
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$21
MEDIAN: $16.04
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$36,220 - $84,530  
   
Bonus
$1,200 - $12,208  
Profit Sharing
$2,200  
Commission
$17,000  
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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$25,242 - $76,738  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 72
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.42 - $21.34  
   
Overtime
$21.46 - $36.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,200 - $12,208  
   
Commission
$17,000  
Profit Sharing
$2,200  
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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$25,242 - $76,738  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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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

Pay by Experience for a Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation has a positive trend. An entry-level Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 61 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 21 salaries. A Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 11 salaries.

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
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Business Specialist, Logistics / Inventory / Distribution / Transportation Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

Experienced
▲8%

▲7%

National Average
$47,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

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

National Average
$47,000

Inventory Management
▼2%

Logistics
▼4%

Shipping
▼24%

Customer Service
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
no benefits
None: 9%
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