Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Transportation Supervisor is $55,729
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Supervisors?
An entry-level Transportation Supervisor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,195 based on 22 salaries. An early career Transportation Supervisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,193 based on 250 …Read more
What Do Transportation Supervisors Do?
Transportation supervisors are responsible for all aspects of the delivery of goods and maintenance for the delivery crew. They receive order delivery information from a distribution center manager and schedule appropriate delivery routes and schedules according to their drivers’ availability. Transportation supervisors manage the distribution center’s mechanics and drivers. They ensure worker safety in the shop and at the loading docks. If applicable (in the food industry for example), they …Read more
- Supervise dispatch team, drivers, and hourly employees to meet delivery goals.
- Audit driver and delivery logs, noting complaints and issues.
- Provide routing and handling instructions for specific products and training for common products.
- Monitor and forecast delivery schedules and staffing needs.