The average salary for a Transportation Manager is £29,874.
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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 provi…Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Transportation Manager
Skills in Logistics, People Management, Operations Management, Scheduling and Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Manager
An entry-level Transportation Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £25,928 based on 41 salaries. An early career Transportation Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £28,228 based on 108 salaries. A mid-career Transportation Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £30,974 based on 87 salaries. An experienced Transportation Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £31,526 based on 85 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £34,919.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Transportation Manager in their job title in Cambridge, England: Cambridgeshire earn an average of 37.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in London, England: London (2.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sheffield, England: South Yorkshire (14.6% less), Bristol, England: Bristol (9.6% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (4.6% less).
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