Entry-Level Logistics Coordinator Salary

Pay for Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators is very modest at just $41K annually. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $6K and $5K, respectively — total cash payment to Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators can bottom out near $29K or peak near $54K depending on individual performance. The specific employer is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators making up 51 percent of survey respondents. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,740 - $56,347
$31K
$41K
$56K
MEDIAN: $40,900
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$12.30 - $21.29
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$16
$21
MEDIAN: $16.31
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$0$56K
Salary $30,740 - $56,347
Bonus $485.85 - $6,144
Profit Sharing $484.79 - $4,572
Commission $203.47 - $22,976
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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$28,585 - $53,691
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,097
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $12.30 - $21.29
Overtime $17.95 - $33.08
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $485.85 - $6,144
Commission $203.47 - $22,976
Profit Sharing $484.79 - $4,572
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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$28,585 - $53,691
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,006

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Logistics Coordinator Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Logistics Coordinator


XPO Logistics, Ryder Integrated Logistics Inc, J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., BDP International, Inc., and Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. are all popular places to work. J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. offers the largest salaries in town — $52K on average.

XPO Logistics offers the lowest pay, with a median salary of just $31K. The pay scale doesn't vary widely, either; compensation ranges from $24K to $58K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $39,305

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

San Francisco offers some of the highest pay in the country for Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators, 35 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+13 percent), Houston (+7 percent), New York (+6 percent), and Portland (+3 percent). The lowest-paying market is Jacksonville, which sits 17 percent below the national average. Employers pay around 10 percent less in Nashville and 8 percent less in Miami, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Logistics Coordinator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Logistics Coordinator in Toronto:
"Organizin."
Always be prepare for any issues. Friendly. Organize.

Logistics Coordinator in Seymour:
"Being a Team Player."
Learn every aspect of job.Be hands on.Be involved with desicions.

Logistics Coordinator in Lafayette:
"Better trained in Office Software."
Use all the computer software you can.

Logistics Coordinator in Cincinnati:
"Working in a business environment."
Always work for the customer. Learn about his product and how to ship it. Always keep in touch with your customer during the shipping process. Be confident and understanding. Know that the customer is concerned about their order.

Logistics Coordinator in Portland:
"Alot of data entry."

Logistics Coordinator in Napa:
"How completely without focus and integrity these two are."

Logistics Coordinator in Des Plaines:
"Lots of Excel, Frustrations in store."
Be prepared to work with obstinate partner vendors. Most of the time, the relationship is good but some vendors will try your patience.

Key Stats for Logistics Coordinator

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 367 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Logistics Coordinator Salaries

▲7%



Data Analysis
▲2%

National Average
$39,000

▼1%


Inventory Management
▼1%


▼3%





▼5%

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 367 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 19%
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