Average Salary for BNSF Logistics Employees

The median income for BNSF Logistics employees is $68K annually. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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BNSF Logistics Median Salary by Job


Mechanical Engineer
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Account Manager
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12
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About This Company

Springdale, Arkansas 


Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $38K per year. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $70K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of BNSF Logistics employees (50 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $77K per year on average.


Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $79K annually) in Illinois.


Mechanical Engineers rake in the most money, with average earnings of about $85K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Hazmat Certifications are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $38K annually. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME); BNSF Logistics awards approximately $98K to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Engineering Design; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $96K per year. Autodesk AutoCAD also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just under one in three of employees surveyed report using it at work. Key skills also include Computer Aided Design, Operations Management, and Project Management.

Benefits and Perks

The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only a third of workers. The vast majority of survey participants report contributing to a 401(k). Nearly all respondents report having health insurance, and nearly all survey participants report having dental coverage. BNSF Logistics also dishes out privileges such as a company cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for BNSF Logistics


36 %
64 %
$66,793 - $96,967
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)

Popular Locations for BNSF Logistics

  1. Southlake, Texas

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