Entry-Level Logistics Coordinator Salary

Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $41K per year. Overall cash earnings for Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators stretch from $28K on the lower end to $53K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $7K from bonuses and $5K from profit sharing. The company and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Male Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 51 percent of the field. A fair number enjoy medical while more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The majority of Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators claim high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,613 - $55,800
$31K
$41K
$56K
MEDIAN: $40,747
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$12.22 - $20.87
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$30,613 - $55,800  
   
Bonus
$485.61 - $6,657  
Profit Sharing
$487.96 - $4,532  
Commission
$200.67 - $23,394  
Total Pay (?
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$28,299 - $53,108  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,126
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.22 - $20.87  
   
Overtime
$18.00 - $32.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$485.61 - $6,657  
   
Commission
$200.67 - $23,394  
Profit Sharing
$487.96 - $4,532  
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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$28,299 - $53,108  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,020

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Dominating the field, XPO Logistics, Ryder Integrated Logistics Inc, J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., BDP International, Inc., and Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. are top firms with a reputation for hiring a great number of Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators. The biggest paychecks can be found at J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. — the median salary there is $52K.

Bringing up the rear, XPO Logistics' median pay of $31K is the lowest in town; however, employee salaries widely range, with some making up to $58K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $39,032

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

With a pay rate for Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators that is 36 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+14 percent), Houston (+8 percent), New York (+6 percent), and Portland (+4 percent). Jacksonville is the lowest-paying area, 17 percent south of the national average. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Nashville (9 percent less) and Miami (7 percent less).

Logistics Coordinator Advice

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

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 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.

Logistics Coordinator in Los Angeles:
"Education Is The Currency Of The Future."
Keep pace with changes to all logistical systems and programs to ensure individual transition is fluid as well as current.

Key Stats for Logistics Coordinator

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 330 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Logistics Coordinator Salaries

▲8%



Data Analysis
▲3%

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Inventory Management
▼0%


National Average
$39,000



▼3%


▼4%


▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 330 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 19%
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