Operations Coordinator, Logistics Salary

The average Logistics Operations Coordinator in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $43K annually. With some bonuses and profit sharing proceeds approaching $7K each, total incomes of Logistics Operations Coordinators generally range from $30K to $62K depending on individual performance. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction for Logistics Operations Coordinators is high. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 54 percent. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$32,788 - $62,534
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$33K
$43K
$63K
MEDIAN: $42,786
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$12.38 - $23.29
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$12
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$32,788 - $62,534  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,911  
Profit Sharing
$4.10 - $7,000  
Commission
$6,878  
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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$30,454 - $62,273  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 526
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.38 - $23.29  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.50  
Overtime
$18.92 - $36.24  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,911  
   
Commission
$6,878  
Profit Sharing
$4.10 - $7,000  
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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$30,454 - $62,273  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 229
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Job Description for Operations Coordinator, Logistics

Logistics operations coordinators are responsible for establishing and maintaining an efficient transportation and shipping network. The two primary areas under their control are warehousing and transportation. They work with warehouse supervisors to ensure that materials are stored in an efficient manner and can be retrieved quickly when needed. They maintain proper inventory levels in the appropriate locations to prevent shortages, which slow or prevent shipments, and overstocking, which wastes storage space. Logistics operations coordinators manage relationships with outside delivery services to ensure timely shipment and delivery of goods. If an organization work internationally, they may be responsible for coordinating with customs, obtaining permits, working with regulatory agencies, maintaining relationships with customs agents, and ensuring packages and shipments comply with import/export laws. In all of their duties, logistics coordinators are responsible for developing efficient processes to improve delivery speed and reduce costs.

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Operations Coordinator, Logistics Tasks

  • Coordinate with off-site logistics centers, suppliers, and vendors to meet deadlines and track all shipments.
  • Establish and maintain logistics procedures and systems, and ensure compliance with regulations and laws.
  • Process orders and ensure shipments meet schedules, supervising the procurement of materials and supplies.
  • Develop and maintain operational reports, analyzing existing distribution networks to identify opportunities to reduce costs.

Common Career Paths for Operations Coordinator, Logistics


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There are some Logistics Operations Coordinators — though it's uncommon — that transition into Logistics Managers, where earnings are an average $61K annually. It is quite typical for Logistics Operations Coordinators to transition into roles as Operations Managers or Operations Supervisors, where reported median earnings are $17K and $7K higher per year.

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Popular Skills for Operations Coordinator, Logistics


Logistics Operations Coordinators seem to require a number of specific skills. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Logistics, Operations Management, and Organizational Development are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Customer Service. For most people, competency in Logistics indicates knowledge of Organizational Development.

Pay by Experience Level for Operations Coordinator, Logistics

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


For Logistics Operations Coordinators, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $40K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $45K. Logistics Operations Coordinators claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $49K. Survey participants who have spent more than 20 years on the job report a predictably higher median income of $55K, demonstrating that compensation is roughly commensurate with experience in the end.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,705

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

For those looking to make money, Logistics Operations Coordinators in San Francisco enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 21 percent above the national average. Logistics Operations Coordinators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Philadelphia (+14 percent), Irvine (+11 percent), New York (+10 percent), and Los Angeles (+6 percent). With compensation 11 percent below the national average, Columbus is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market. Two other places where employers salaries are below the median are Portland and Seattle (7 percent lower).

Operations Coordinator, Logistics Reviews

What is it like working as an Operations Coordinator, Logistics?

Operations Coordinator, Logistics in Plymouth:
"Current Job Review."
Pros: - Track Completions. - Manage and lead groups. - Busy and I multi-task all day. - Never bored. - The company is great to work for.
Cons: - Too busy and expectations of this job and completing tasks by due dates are unrealistic.

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Experience Affects Operations Coordinator, Logistics Salaries




National Average
$42,000


Skills That Affect Operations Coordinator, Logistics Salaries

Logistics
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Operations Management
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Project Management
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Organizational Development
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National Average
$42,000

Inventory Management
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Customer Service
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 142 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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