For Transportation Planners with Technical Writing skills, annual average wages total $58K per year. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Transportation Planners with Technical Writing skills. Almost all enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Men make up a slight majority of Transportation Planners with Technical Writing skills (51 percent) who responded to the survey. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$40,451 - $84,349
$40K
$58K
$84K
MEDIAN: $58,099
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$18.12 - $54.63
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$23
$55
MEDIAN: $23.05
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$40,451 - $84,349  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,500  
Total Pay (?
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$40,005 - $86,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 100
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$18.12 - $54.63  
   
Overtime
$44.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,500  
   
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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$40,005 - $86,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Planner

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


For many Transportation Planners with Technical Writing skills, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $54K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $66K. Transportation Planners with Technical Writing skills with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $76K. Transportation Planners with Technical Writing skills who have acquired more than 20 years of relevant experience earn significantly more than folks with fewer years on their resumes; the average income in this veteran group is $128K.

Key Stats for Transportation Planner

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
053
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Transportation Planner Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 122%

Experienced
up arrow 31%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
$58,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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