Entry-Level Logistics Supervisor Salary

Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors take home an average $50K annually. Overall cash earnings for Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors stretch from $30K on the lower end to $64K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $10K from bonuses and $12K from profit sharing. Making up 74 percent of those who took the survey, male Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors is high. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$36,402 - $64,043
$36K
$49K
$64K
MEDIAN: $49,040
10%
50%
90%

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$11.92 - $25.12
$12
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $16.95
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$0$64K
Salary $36,402 - $64,043
Bonus $206.08 - $9,845
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $11,635
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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$29,319 - $64,302
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 216
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $11.92 - $25.12
Hourly Tips $3.75
Overtime $18.53 - $37.28
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $206.08 - $9,845
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $11,635
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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$29,319 - $64,302
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 105

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Logistics Supervisor Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,559

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

With a pay rate for Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors that is 23 percent greater than the national average, Houston offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Entry-Level Logistics Supervisors will also find cushy salaries in New York (+21 percent).

Logistics Supervisor Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Logistics Supervisor in Flint:
"Knowledge in different scrap metals & alloys."
Be prepared to work in a very fast-paced environment. Know & have experience in resolving difficult problems that frequently occur when scheduling trucks, especially if they are traveling long distances. You must be prepared to solve issues in a very quick manner, especially when a truck you schedule has an issue so as not to cost your company extra money. Prepare yourself, or have some experience with a high volume of phone calls/emails on a daily basis. Study good skills on phone/email etiquette, there are seminars available to improve skills in these matters. Be prepared to schedule delivery appointments for the trucks destination, and keep in contact with the person in charge of these appointments until the truck has delivered your product. High customer service skills are an absolute MUST when in this position, as most of your time will be spent on the phone and dealing with truck driver's. People can be extremely difficult, and you must have confidence to handle them.

Logistics Supervisor in Flint:
"Scrap Metal Recycling."
Never jump into this type of position without some experience. Learn as much as possible about semi trucks.

Key Stats for Logistics Supervisor

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 70 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
22%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Logistics Supervisor Salaries

Operations Management
▲4%

Logistics
▼0%

National Average
$47,000

People Management
▼2%

Inventory Control
▼5%

Inventory Management
▼10%

Customer Service
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 70 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 14%
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