Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Transportation Planner is $59,708
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Planners?
An entry-level Transportation Planner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,799 based on 47 salaries. An early career Transportation Planner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,122 based on 457 …Read more
What Do Transportation Planners Do?
Transportation planners design, maintain, and improve community infrastructure such as bridges, highway roads, and interstate expressways so that drivers can safely and easily travel from one place to another. These professionals may work with or for city, local, and state governments. This position may also include creating and implementing strategies to improve or further develop public transportation options.
Planners work with the needs of the public, as well as the limitations of the …Read more
- Coordinate technical schedule, permitting and activities for internal and external staff/consultants.
- Represent organization to public, regulatory groups, and other groups.
- Analyze sites, environmental impacts, mitigation measures, and proposed projects.
- Write technical reports, proposals, environmental assessments and inspection documents.