The average salary for a Transportation Manager is AU$65,614 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$52,633 - AU$107,940
AU$53K
AU$69K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$69,481
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50%
90%
AU$21.44 - AU$40.00
AU$21
AU$27
AU$40
MEDIAN: AU$27.32
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$107K
Salary AU$52,633 - AU$107,940
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$20,273
Profit Sharing AU$0.00
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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AU$52,540 - AU$107,304
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 108
Hourly Data AU$0AU$45
Hourly Rate AU$21.44 - AU$40.00
Overtime AU$38.42
Annual Data AU$0AU$107K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$20,273
Profit Sharing AU$0.00
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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AU$52,540 - AU$107,304
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

Job Description for Transportation Manager

Transportation managers oversee all transportation issues for their company from shipping and receiving supplies to transporting employees to meetings to calculating per mile travel costs. Companies rely on transportation managers to keep costs low and efficiently manage transportation-related issues. Aside from managing the logistical aspects of transportation, the transportation manager typically also manage other transportation employees. They perform a range of managerial tasks such as providing guidance to employees, overseeing their work, and handling disciplinary issues as needed. Transportation managers generally work full time in an office setting, although overtime may be required depending on the needs of their employer.

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Transportation Manager Tasks

  • Determine shipping logistics, deciding routes, schedules, vehicles, and personnel.
  • Analyze shipping data to identify strategies for making routes more efficient.
  • Establish company shipping and safety policies and enforce compliance with DOT regulations.
  • Work within budget constraints and seek to minimize transportation costs.

Transportation Manager Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Manager

Pay by Experience for a Transportation Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Transportation Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$57,000 based on 32 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Transportation Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$68,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Transportation Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$89,000 based on 15 salaries. A Transportation Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$113,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$69,202

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

Transportation Manager Reviews

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

Transportation Manager in Melbourne:
"Feeling awesome."
Pros: Dealing with new people and new challenges.
Cons: Nothing is hard.

Key Stats for Transportation Manager

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Transportation Manager Salaries

▲63%

▲29%

National Average
AU$69,000

▼2%

▼17%

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 90%