Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

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)
133,770 1.1 % $37.25 $77,470 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $22.03 $27.83 $35.70 $45.29 $55.75
Annual Wage (2) $45,830 $57,890 $74,260 $94,200 $115,960


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) 26,590 1.34 $40.47 $84,180
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13,540 0.60 $37.27 $77,520
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 10,960 0.88 $35.04 $72,880
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 9,840 2.02 $40.55 $84,340
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 4,840 0.26 $40.92 $85,110

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 9,840 2.02 $40.55 $84,340
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 26,590 1.34 $40.47 $84,180
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 10,960 0.88 $35.04 $72,880
Freight Transportation Arrangement 1,690 0.84 $31.83 $66,210
Grain and Oilseed Milling 490 0.83 $30.92 $64,310

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Oil and Gas Extraction 500 0.26 $52.70 $109,610
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction 60 0.02 $48.63 $101,140
Other Specialty Trade Contractors (8) (8) $45.29 $94,200
Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers 80 0.08 $44.89 $93,370
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 100 0.02 $44.73 $93,030


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 15,030 0.97 1.00 $41.39 $86,090
Texas 12,710 1.10 1.13 $38.86 $80,820
Michigan 6,610 1.59 1.64 $38.82 $80,740
Virginia 6,250 1.70 1.75 $42.19 $87,760
Ohio 6,080 1.15 1.19 $34.50 $71,760



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)
District of Columbia 1,370 2.02 2.09 $48.77 $101,440
Washington 5,750 1.93 1.99 (8) (8)
Alabama 3,520 1.87 1.93 $40.74 $84,730
Maryland 4,480 1.73 1.78 $42.91 $89,250
Virginia 6,250 1.70 1.75 $42.19 $87,760



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 1,370 2.02 2.09 $48.77 $101,440
Maryland 4,480 1.73 1.78 $42.91 $89,250
Virginia 6,250 1.70 1.75 $42.19 $87,760
Alaska 270 0.82 0.84 $41.96 $87,270
California 15,030 0.97 1.00 $41.39 $86,090




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)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,900 2.03 2.09 $47.50 $98,800
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 4,320 1.47 1.52 $43.18 $89,820
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 3,690 0.57 0.59 $37.82 $78,660
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,670 0.89 0.92 $41.11 $85,520
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI Metropolitan Division 3,340 2.85 2.94 $39.37 $81,900
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 3,110 1.34 1.38 $35.82 $74,510
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 2,880 0.81 0.83 $30.78 $64,030
Huntsville, AL 2,640 12.35 12.73 $42.98 $89,390
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 2,220 1.64 1.69 $40.19 $83,600
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 2,180 1.66 1.71 $41.31 $85,920