Entry-Level Logistics Supervisor Salary

An average Entry-Level Logistics Supervisor can expect to take home roughly $50K per year. In the world of Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors, overall income ranges from $30K near the bottom to $64K at the top; this can include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $12K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Most Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors survey respondents are men (73 percent). Most Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$36,184 - $64,654
$36K
$50K
$65K
MEDIAN: $49,722
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50%
90%

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$12.16 - $22.44
$12
$17
$22
MEDIAN: $17.28
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$0$64K
Salary $36,184 - $64,654
Bonus $494.93 - $9,668
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $12,000
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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$29,784 - $64,264
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 202
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $12.16 - $22.44
Hourly Tips $3.75
Overtime $18.36 - $35.05
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $494.93 - $9,668
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $12,000
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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$29,784 - $64,264
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,934

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

Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors will find that Houston offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 21 percent. Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors will also find cushy salaries in New York (+20 percent).

Logistics Supervisor Advice

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

Logistics Supervisor in Flint:
"Knowledge in different scrap metals & alloys."
Be prepared to work in a very fast-paced environment. Know & have experience in resolving difficult problems that frequently occur when scheduling trucks, especially if they are traveling long distances. You must be prepared to solve issues in a very quick manner, especially when a truck you schedule has an issue so as not to cost your company extra money. Prepare yourself, or have some experience with a high volume of phone calls/emails on a daily basis. Study good skills on phone/email etiquette, there are seminars available to improve skills in these matters. Be prepared to schedule delivery appointments for the trucks destination, and keep in contact with the person in charge of these appointments until the truck has delivered your product. High customer service skills are an absolute MUST when in this position, as most of your time will be spent on the phone and dealing with truck driver's. People can be extremely difficult, and you must have confidence to handle them.

Logistics Supervisor in Flint:
"Scrap Metal Recycling."
Never jump into this type of position without some experience. Learn as much as possible about semi trucks.

Key Stats for Logistics Supervisor

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Logistics Supervisor Salaries

Operations Management
▲3%

National Average
$47,000

Logistics
▼1%

People Management
▼3%

Inventory Control
▼6%

Inventory Management
▼11%

Customer Service
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 14%
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