Entry-Level Logistics Coordinator Salary

Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $41K annually. Overall incomes of Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators — including $7K bonuses, $4K profit sharing proceeds, and $25K commissions on the more lucrative end — generally ranges between $28K and $53K. The company is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Men working as Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 52 percent. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. A strong majority enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$30,520 - $55,676
$31K
$41K
$56K
MEDIAN: $40,575
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$12.25 - $20.81
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MEDIAN: $16.03
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$30,520 - $55,676  
   
Bonus
$489.18 - $6,981  
Profit Sharing
$495.51 - $4,434  
Commission
$200.67 - $24,730  
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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$28,262 - $53,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,082
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.25 - $20.81  
   
Overtime
$18.05 - $33.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$489.18 - $6,981  
   
Commission
$200.67 - $24,730  
Profit Sharing
$495.51 - $4,434  
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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$28,262 - $53,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 952
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Well-known firms with a reputation for hiring numerous Entry-Level Logistics Coordinators include XPO Logistics, Ryder Integrated Logistics Inc, J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., BDP International, Inc., and Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. Those at J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $52K.

Offering a median of only $31K, XPO Logistics pays the least. Moreover, the compensation range seems pretty narrow; employees make $24K on the lower end and $58K on the higher end.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $38,828

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 can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+14 percent), Houston (+9 percent), New York (+7 percent), and Portland (+4 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Jacksonville, 16 percent below the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Nashville and Miami (9 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively).

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
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 303 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Logistics Coordinator Salaries

▲8%



Data Analysis
▲3%

▲1%



Inventory Management
▼0%

National Average
$39,000


▼2%




▼4%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 303 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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