Traffic Manager (Logistics) Salary

Just under three-fifths of Logistics Traffic Managers in the United States are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $33K to $77K per year, and the average comes out to $56K per year. For the most part, Logistics Traffic Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The majority of Logistics Traffic Managers (62 percent) who took the survey are men. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$36,917 - $77,178
(Median)
$37K
$56K
$77K
MEDIAN: $55,636
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$13.03 - $21.32
(Median)
$13
$17
$21
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$36,917 - $77,178  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,766  
Profit Sharing
$1,769 - $4,069  
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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$32,501 - $76,893  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 105
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.03 - $21.32  
   
Overtime
$18.56 - $35.75  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,766  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,769 - $4,069  
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).
)
$32,501 - $76,893  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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Job Description for Traffic Manager (Logistics)

Traffic managers of logistics have a variety of responsibilities, including: developing and maintaining fair corporate-wide pricing models to be followed by all subsidiaries; monitoring pricing and how it affects profits; adjusting pricing strategies; staying up-to-date with performance indicators; working closely with the sales and marketing departments of their company; reviewing customer profitability profiles; creating and maintaining new policies and procedures; and ensuring that current pricing reflects current unit costs across the field.

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Traffic Manager (Logistics) Tasks

  • Handle claims for lost-in-transit or damaged goods, obtaining replacements.
  • Calculate and evaluate diverse factors to choose delivery and transport mechanisms.
  • Lead communication with vendors, suppliers, and internal departments like dispatch and sales.
  • Arrange for delivery of materials and transport of products, respecting safety factors, costs, and schedule.
  • Monitor and forecast outbound and inbound transport, allocating resources to meet demand.

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Pay by Experience Level for Traffic Manager (Logistics)

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


For Logistics Traffic Managers, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $48K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $43K. Logistics Traffic Managers who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $60K. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $61K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

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Experience Affects Traffic Manager (Logistics) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Experienced
up arrow 14%

National Average
$52,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 8%
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