An average Motor Vehicle Dispatcher in the United States can expect to take home roughly $13.54 per hour. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, just under a third are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by the larger part and dental insurance is reported by approximately one-half. There are more male Motor Vehicle Dispatchers than female among those who completed the questionnaire, making up 61 percent. Most Motor Vehicle Dispatchers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$20,721 - $52,146
$21K
$37K
$52K
MEDIAN: $37,010
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$9.34 - $18.59
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MEDIAN: $13.54
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$20,721 - $52,146  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
Total Pay (?
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$20,017 - $47,893  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$9.34 - $18.59  
   
Overtime
$5.89 - $38.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$3,000  
   
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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$20,017 - $47,893  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50

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Job Description for Motor Vehicle Dispatcher

  • Dispatch drivers for shipment pick-ups and deliveries.
  • Update shipment tracking system and maintain timely data integrity.
  • Prioritize time sensitive cargo.
  • Notify drivers of pick-up and delivery assignments.

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Pay by Experience Level for Motor Vehicle Dispatcher

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


For Motor Vehicle Dispatchers, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $27K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $35K. For Motor Vehicle Dispatchers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $37K. Motor Vehicle Dispatchers who have acquired more than two decades of experience generally do see greater compensation; their average income is approximately $38K.

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Key Stats for Motor Vehicle Dispatcher

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
042
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Motor Vehicle Dispatcher Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%

Experienced
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 16%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Skills That Affect Motor Vehicle Dispatcher Salaries

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 21%

National Average
$30,000

Customer Service
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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