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Motor Vehicle Dispatcher Salary

Motor Vehicle Dispatchers in the United States take home approximately $12.07 per hour on average. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Motor Vehicle Dispatchers — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. More than half of Motor Vehicle Dispatchers (60 percent) survey participants are women. While some workers in this profession — just over two-fifths — do not have any health coverage, a little over a half do receive medical benefits and a little less than one-half have dental insurance. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$23,055 - $44,385
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MEDIAN: $29,429
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$9.20 - $16.68
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$23,055 - $44,385  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,020  
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$20,313 - $41,253  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Hourly Rate
$9.20 - $16.68  
   
Overtime
$9.93 - $27.18  
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$0.00 - $3,020  
   
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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$20,313 - $41,253  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 80
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Job Description for Motor Vehicle Dispatcher

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

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Experience Affects Motor Vehicle Dispatcher Salaries

Experienced
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National Average
$27,000

Entry-Level
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Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 54% dental benefits Dental: 46%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 44%