Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation Salary

A Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation earns an average salary of $61,719 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
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$41,188 - $85,844
$41K
$62K
$86K
MEDIAN: $61,979
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50%
90%

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$12.05 - $26.24
$12
$18
$26
MEDIAN: $17.70
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$0$85K
Salary $41,188 - $85,844
Bonus $0.00 - $9,950
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,397
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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$33,799 - $85,127
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 292
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $12.05 - $26.24
Overtime $8.25 - $45.86
Annual Data $0$85K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,950
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,397
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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$33,799 - $85,127
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 68

Job Description for Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation

The trucking and transportation fleet manager is usually hired by freight transportation companies and occasionally by larger companies with a freight department. The ideal applicant should have a high school diploma or GED, although some companies may be looking for applicants with an associate's degree. Most companies do not require any experience in the field. The trucking and transportation fleet manager should have a good understanding of how to make spreadsheets and documents using Microsoft Office. Depending on the company, this manager may also need to understand some other software programs such as Navision. The fleet manager will usually be working in an office setting, and travel is not usually expected.

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Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation Tasks

  • Coordinate inspection, maintenance, and repair of fleet vehicles.
  • Develop and implement service issue prevention plans.
  • Manage and troubleshoot all service issues.

Common Career Paths for Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation


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Pay by Experience Level for Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation

Pay by Experience for a Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation has a positive trend. An entry-level Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 65 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 74 salaries. A Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 53 salaries.

Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation?

Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation in Atlanta:
"A lot of work with pride."
Over seeing a multi state transportation operation is not easy. The amount of regulation and the demand of moving the freight. Watching over all the drivers, equipment and laws. It is nerve racking. But it is fulfilling and you can be proud of the work. To inform driver of information they can use, may safe a life.

Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation in Sparks:
"How long it would take for everyone to accept your position."
Patience, it takes time for your employees and others to accept you. It cannot be forced, it will come and in time you will be able to make the changes you want. But it will not happen fast. You must first gain there trust and then you can move. To much change too fast, you will only get push back.

Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation in Louisville:
"Can be very stressful at times."
Pros: Freedom to use shop for personal use.
Cons: Long hours.

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Key Stats for Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
28%

Experience Affects Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation Salaries

Late-Career
▲10%

Experienced
▲5%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$59,000

Entry-Level
▼22%

Skills That Affect Fleet Manager, Trucking & Transportation Salaries

National Average
$59,000


Equipment Maintenance
▼11%

People Management
▼13%

Logistics
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 20%