Transportation Supervisor Salary

The average pay for a Transportation Supervisor is $51,911 per year.
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$35,325 - $69,164
$35K
$52K
$69K
MEDIAN: $51,911
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$12.72 - $28.72
$13
$19
$29
MEDIAN: $18.73
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$35,325 - $69,164  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,149  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,068  
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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$32,899 - $72,264  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 515
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.72 - $28.72  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.50  
Overtime
$18.17 - $50.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,149  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,068  
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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$32,899 - $72,264  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 132

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Job Description for Transportation Supervisor

Transportation supervisors are responsible for all aspects of the delivery of goods and maintenance for the delivery crew. They receive order delivery information from a distribution center manager and schedule appropriate delivery routes and schedules according to their drivers’ availability. Transportation supervisors manage the distribution center’s mechanics and drivers. They ensure worker safety in the shop and at the loading docks. If applicable (in the food industry for example), they address all health concerns related to food preservation and handling during loading and travel. Transportation supervisors are also responsible for maintaining the vehicle fleet. This includes scheduling regular maintenance, directing mechanics on repairing broken equipment, and ordering replacement vehicles when necessary. They must also ensure vehicles and drives meet all state and federal regulations regarding transportation vehicles, such as scheduled hours, proper licensing and inspections, and safety issues.

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Transportation Supervisor Tasks

  • Supervise dispatch team, drivers, and hourly employees to meet delivery goals.
  • Audit driver and delivery logs, noting complaints and issues.
  • Provide routing and handling instructions for specific products and training for common products.
  • Monitor and forecast delivery schedules and staffing needs.

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Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Supervisor

Pay by Experience for a Transportation Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Transportation Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 257 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Transportation Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 199 salaries. An experienced Transportation Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 218 salaries. A Transportation Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 123 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,860

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Transportation Supervisor Reviews

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

Transportation Supervisor in Santa Rosa:
"Exciting journey."
Pros: Traveling to different areas of the state to help out my drivers and to also give them advice on how to recognize hazards before they occur, Safety talks.
Cons: Not having my annual reviews on time, as of now its 3months behind. Management slow about giving raises, the people I have trained to drive the buses are up to my wage level now. I am also a DMV examiner for my employer and BTW trainer.

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Key Stats for Transportation Supervisor

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 109 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Transportation Supervisor Salaries

▲15%

▲8%

National Average
$51,000

▼4%

▼5%

Skills That Affect Transportation Supervisor Salaries

▲5%



People Management
▼0%

National Average
$51,000

CDL
▼8%

Scheduling
▼18%

Microsoft Excel
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 109 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 14%