Logistics Coordinator Salary

For Logistics Coordinators, higher-than-average salaries can be found at U.S. Army, where the average employee brings in around $65K relative to the national average of $41K per year for those in this line of work. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$31,376 - $59,892
(Median)
$31K
$41K
$60K
MEDIAN: $41,340
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$12.19 - $21.31
(Median)
$12
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $16.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$31,376 - $59,892  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,114  
Profit Sharing
$501 - $5,195  
Commission
$0.00 - $12,365  
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).
)
$29,115 - $56,976  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,111
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.19 - $21.31  
   
Overtime
$16.84 - $32.71  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,114  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $12,365  
Profit Sharing
$501 - $5,195  
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).
)
$29,115 - $56,976  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,386
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Logistics Coordinator

A logistics coordinator may be in charge of overseeing a wide variety of events and projects. In some cases, they will oversee the patient care logistics in hospitals and the disposal of hazardous waste. Other times, the coordinator will be in charge of coordinating events for their company.

Read More...

Logistics Coordinator Tasks

  • Develop positive relationships with freight and external logistics companies.
  • Lead weekly logistics status meetings to inform stakeholders.
  • Investigate and recommend optimal shipping options and coordinate with vendors.
  • Coordinate and communicate with external parties to ensure acquisition and delivery of shipments.
  • Ensure shipping compliance with state, federal, and international regulations.

Common Career Paths for Logistics Coordinator


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px


For Logistics Coordinators, progressing to a Logistics Director role may result in a significant raise. On average, a Logistics Director can earn $103K annually. Logistics Managers or Operations Managers are common next-step roles for Logistics Coordinators moving up in their careers; annual pay for Logistics Managers is $21K higher on average, and it's $19K higher for Operations Managers.

Logistics Coordinator Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Logistics Coordinator

Popular Skills for Logistics Coordinator


Survey takers working as Logistics Coordinators report using a large range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Operations Management, Supply Chain, and Customer Relationship Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 5 percent and 12 percent. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Data Entry. Those educated in Customer Service tend to be well versed in Scheduling.

Pay by Experience Level for Logistics Coordinator

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


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Logistics Coordinators — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $38K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $42K. Logistics Coordinators who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $45K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $46K.

Pay Difference by Location


San Francisco is home to an above-average pay rate for Logistics Coordinators, 18 percent higher than the national average. Logistics Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in New York (+12 percent), Houston (+10 percent), San Diego (+9 percent), and Los Angeles (+7 percent). Jacksonville ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 14 percent below the national average. Employers in Columbus and St. Louis also lean toward paying below-median salaries (10 percent lower and 8 percent lower, respectively).

Logistics Coordinator Reviews

What is it like working as a Logistics Coordinator?

Logistics Coordinator in Oxford:
"Life After College."
Pros: The flexibility of our office environment to work from home when needed.
Cons: The disorganized nature of getting start up off the ground.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Logistics Coordinator Salaries




National Average
$40,000


Skills That Affect Logistics Coordinator Salaries




Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 3%

Logistics
up arrow 2%

Negotiation
up arrow 2%

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

Inventory Management
0%

National Average
$40,000

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Shipping
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 585 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 15%
ADVERTISEMENT