The average salary for a Transportation Analyst is $53,858 per year. A skill in SQL is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$40,168 - $70,966
$40K
$54K
$71K
MEDIAN: $53,857
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$14.12 - $25.28
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$40,168 - $70,966  
   
Bonus
$982 - $8,170  
Profit Sharing
$1,200  
Commission
$2,250  
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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$38,479 - $71,316  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 195
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.12 - $25.28  
   
Overtime
$23.89 - $47.55  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$982 - $8,170  
   
Commission
$2,250  
Profit Sharing
$1,200  
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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$38,479 - $71,316  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Job Description for Transportation Analyst

Most of the time, transportation analysts work in the transportation industry. They also work for various businesses that have logistics, shipments, and procurement departments. Their primary job is to determine the most cost-effective methods for transporting goods without sacrificing efficiency and timeliness.

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Transportation Analyst Tasks

  • Research, create cost estimates, and negotiate transportation options and contracts.
  • Identify inefficiencies and budget variances and make recommendations to avoid them.
  • Collect, analyze, and make recommendations using data about timeliness, cost, types of goods, etc.

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Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Analyst

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

Transportation Analyst Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Transportation Analyst?

Transportation Analyst in Chicago:
"Fun atmosphere, low compensation."
Pros: What I like most about my job is the company culture. Most people are young and fun and it makes for an enjoyable environment to work in.
Cons: I feel like the compensation is low for what we do.

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Key Stats for Transportation Analyst

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Transportation Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 26%



National Average
$53,000


Skills That Affect Transportation Analyst Salaries

SQL
up arrow 19%


National Average
$53,000


Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 2%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Database Management & Reporting
up arrow 7%

Logistics
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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