Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2012

13-1081 Logisticians

Analyze and coordinate the logistical functions of a firm or organization. Responsible for the entire life cycle of a product, including acquisition, distribution, internal allocation, delivery, and final disposal of resources. Excludes "Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers" (11-3071).


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
119,560 1.2 % $36.38 $75,670 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $21.73 $27.45 $34.99 $43.85 $53.90
Annual Wage (2) $45,190 $57,090 $72,780 $91,210 $112,100


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 26,620 1.30 $39.22 $81,570
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,240 0.56 $35.17 $73,160
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 10,360 2.10 $37.08 $77,130
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 7,810 0.71 $33.82 $70,340
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 5,330 0.33 $38.47 $80,010

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 10,360 2.10 $37.08 $77,130
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 26,620 1.30 $39.22 $81,570
Freight Transportation Arrangement 1,330 0.73 $31.78 $66,100
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 7,810 0.71 $33.82 $70,340
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing 2,890 0.71 $38.23 $79,510

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Software Publishers 1,120 0.40 $55.16 $114,730
Support Activities for Mining 200 0.05 $47.69 $99,200
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 460 0.41 $44.74 $93,050
Oil and Gas Extraction 650 0.36 $44.48 $92,520
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers 250 0.21 $42.15 $87,670


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 13,530 0.95 1.03 $39.30 $81,750
Texas 11,200 1.06 1.15 $38.70 $80,500
Washington 6,740 2.44 2.66 $40.21 $83,630
Virginia 6,320 1.76 1.92 $40.51 $84,260
Pennsylvania 5,930 1.06 1.15 $34.99 $72,780




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Washington 6,740 2.44 2.66 $40.21 $83,630
Alabama 3,880 2.13 2.32 $39.29 $81,720
Maryland 4,540 1.81 1.97 $41.23 $85,750
Virginia 6,320 1.76 1.92 $40.51 $84,260
District of Columbia 960 1.47 1.60 $46.54 $96,810




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 960 1.47 1.60 $46.54 $96,810
Maryland 4,540 1.81 1.97 $41.23 $85,750
Virginia 6,320 1.76 1.92 $40.51 $84,260
Alaska 290 0.90 0.98 $40.28 $83,780
Washington 6,740 2.44 2.66 $40.21 $83,630





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 5,770 4.09 4.46 $40.76 $84,780
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,470 1.91 2.08 $44.21 $91,960
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 3,270 1.24 1.35 $43.07 $89,580
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,030 0.78 0.85 $39.50 $82,170
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 2,870 1.57 1.72 $36.51 $75,940
Huntsville, AL 2,700 13.26 14.45 $41.48 $86,280
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,370 1.13 1.23 $38.76 $80,620
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI Metropolitan Division 2,330 2.17 2.37 $40.78 $84,810
St. Louis, MO-IL 2,150 1.69 1.84 $32.35 $67,290
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,120 1.21 1.32 $37.82 $78,660




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Warner Robins, GA 1,230 22.19 24.18 $34.84 $72,470
Huntsville, AL 2,700 13.26 14.45 $41.48 $86,280
Albany, GA 330 5.48 5.98 $36.22 $75,340
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 1,030 5.21 5.67 $35.55 $73,930
Hinesville-Fort Stewart, GA 80 4.74 5.17 $36.08 $75,040
Danville, IL 120 4.40 4.80 $30.86 $64,190
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 5,770 4.09 4.46 $40.76 $84,780
Fayetteville, NC 460 3.62 3.94 $37.77 $78,560
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 260 3.32 3.62 $36.17 $75,230
Dayton, OH 1,040 2.82 3.07 $38.38 $79,830