Salary for Logisticians

Also known as:  Logistician, Logistics Analyst, Logistics Coordinator, Logistics Planner, Logistics Specialist helps transportation professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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The responsibilities of a logistician are numerous - they analyze and coordinate logistical functions related to all stages of a product's lifecycle within a company. Additionally, logisticians are critical links between customers and the logistician's company. They maintain clear and open communication with key personnel in the customer's company, and work actively to understand and meet the needs of their customers by maintaining positive relationships with these individuals. Logisticians must prepare project plans and progress reports. Upon project completion, they are also expected to report on the results. This position requires significant training. Most often, a Bachelor's degree is required, in addition to significant on the job experience.

A Logistician can receive wages between 56000 and 84000 based on tenure and industry expertise. Logisticians get a pay level of Seventy One Thousand Three Hundred dollars per year.

Logisticians make the most money in the District of Columbia, where they earn pay levels, on average, of approximating $88970. Employees with these jobs can make the highest salaries in Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction, where they get compensation, on average, of $88270.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 18.16 percent nationwide in that time.
Logisticians tend to make the most in the following industries
Information $88,270
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $84,640
Construction $82,720
Public Administration $79,920
Utilities $78,350
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $72,470
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Retail Trade $58,820
Health Care and Social Assistance $61,040
Transportation and Warehousing $61,110
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $62,720
Other Services (except Public Administration) $63,010
Educational Services $64,680