Intermodal Dispatcher Salary

Intermodal Dispatchers in the United States take home approximately $42K per year on average. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 51 percent. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and between a fifth and a fourth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a fair number and dental coverage is claimed by the greater part. Work is enjoyable for Intermodal Dispatchers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$31,839 - $57,897

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$10.32 - $20.25

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$31,839 - $57,897  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,955  
Profit Sharing
$635 - $2,250  
Total Pay (?
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$26,892 - $57,637  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 106
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.32 - $20.25  
   
Overtime
$14.76 - $30.46  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,955  
   
Profit Sharing
$635 - $2,250  
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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$26,892 - $57,637  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37
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Job Description for Intermodal Dispatcher

  • Schedule, dispatch and update records for status of goods.
  • Interact across departments and with federal and international customs groups.
  • Enter data and update dispatch logs for transport of goods.
  • Audit safety of transportation modes, including driver certifications.

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Survey takers who work as Intermodal Dispatchers report a focused set of job skills. Problem Solving and Customer Service are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay.

Pay by Experience Level for Intermodal Dispatcher

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $36K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $43K. Intermodal Dispatchers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $46K. Intermodal Dispatchers with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are no higher than those with 10 to 20 years on the job.

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Experience Affects Intermodal Dispatcher Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Intermodal Dispatcher Salaries

Problem Solving
up arrow 4%

National Average
$40,000

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 23%
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