Average Director of Transportation Salary

$81,074
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$12,105
Bonus
$10,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Director of Transportation is $81,074.
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$44k
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$135k
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MEDIAN $81,074
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Salary
$44k - $135k
Bonus
$1k - $36k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $30k
Total Pay
$39k - $150k

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Job Description for Director of Transportation

Director of Transportation Tasks
  • Supervise transportation staff, contractors and vendors in day to day and strategic operations.
  • Act as point of contact for safety and regulations questions and needs.
  • Analyze data, create reports and present on findings.
  • Set transportation goals and budget, specifying material and equipment needs.

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Popular Skills for Director of Transportation

Skills in Operations Management, Budget Management and Logistics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Transport and People Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Transportation

An early career Director of Transportation with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,493 based on 118 salaries. A mid-career Director of Transportation with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,954 based on 128 salaries. An experienced Director of Transportation with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,365 based on 228 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,603.
Employees with Director of Transportation in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 47.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (46.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (32.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (9.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 648 survey responses.
Early Career
18.2%
Mid Career
19.8%
Experienced
35.2%
Late Career
26.9%