How much does a Transportation Manager make?

Updated Sep 16, 2021

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$69,924 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,129 salaries

$46K

Low

$70K

Average

$107K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Transportation Manager is $69,924 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Transportation Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1129 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Transportation Manager employees.

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Transportation Manager$69,924 /yr
L3
Senior Transportation Manager$97,553 /yr
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J.B. Hunt Transport
3.7

J.B. Hunt Transport

Transportation Manager

$58,524

 /yr
Range: $43K - $70K
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$43K

$70K

$42,799 - $70,092 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Transportation Manager

$74,231

 /yr
Range: $34K - $91K

$34K

$91K

$33,924 - $90,736 Range

First Student
4.1

First Student

Transportation Manager

$40,435

 /yr
Range: $36K - $53K

$36K

$53K

$36,179 - $53,204 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Transportation Manager

$64,054

 /yr
Range: $32K - $97K

$32K

$97K

$32,268 - $97,122 Range

Werner Enterprises
3.6

Werner Enterprises

Transportation Manager

$53,204

 /yr
Range: $46K - $100K

$46K

$100K

$45,744 - $100,146 Range

Sysco
3.4

Sysco

Transportation Manager

$77,648

 /yr
Range: $64K - $99K

$64K

$99K

$64,257 - $98,611 Range

US Foods
3.4

US Foods

Transportation Manager

$78,622

 /yr
Range: $62K - $95K

$62K

$95K

$61,717 - $94,709 Range

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Ryder System
3.6

Ryder System

Transportation Manager

$82,170

 /yr
Range: $71K - $95K

$71K

$95K

$70,675 - $95,317 Range

Kellogg Company
3.8

Kellogg Company

Transportation Manager

$74,114

 /yr
Range: $55K - $101K

$55K

$101K

$55,193 - $101,138 Range

FedEx Office
3.4

FedEx Office

Transportation Manager

$71,465

 /yr
Range: $69K - $86K

$69K

$86K

$68,821 - $85,666 Range

Union Pacific
2.1

Union Pacific

Transportation Manager

$88,029

 /yr
Range: $51K - $134K

$51K

$134K

$50,674 - $134,384 Range

Habitat for Humanity
3.8

Habitat for Humanity

Transportation Manager

$58,806

 /yr
Range: $56K - $72K

$56K

$72K

$55,764 - $71,593 Range

The Home Depot
3.8

The Home Depot

Transportation Manager

$77,101

 /yr
Range: $44K - $150K

$44K

$150K

$44,268 - $149,970 Range

McLane Company
3.2

McLane Company

Transportation Manager

$88,681

 /yr
Range: $79K - $114K

$79K

$114K

$79,012 - $114,304 Range

Martin-Brower
3.4

Martin-Brower

Transportation Manager

$76,614

 /yr
Range: $53K - $103K

$53K

$103K

$53,204 - $103,418 Range

DHL Supply Chain
3.7

DHL Supply Chain

Transportation Manager

$79,504

 /yr
Range: $69K - $104K

$69K

$104K

$69,160 - $103,564 Range

PepsiCo
3.9

PepsiCo

Transportation Manager

$83,232

 /yr
Range: $76K - $95K

$76K

$95K

$75,539 - $95,265 Range

UPS
3.5

UPS

Transportation Manager

$113,977

 /yr
Range: $98K - $120K

$98K

$120K

$97,826 - $119,937 Range

U.S. Xpress
3.4

U.S. Xpress

Transportation Manager

$67,565

 /yr
Range: $49K - $90K

$49K

$90K

$48,987 - $90,203 Range

Saia LTL Freight
3.3

Saia LTL Freight

Transportation Manager

$98,670

 /yr
Range: $85K - $108K

$85K

$108K

$84,826 - $108,144 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Transportation Manager salaries

The national average salary for a Transportation Manager is $69,924 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Transportation Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1129 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Transportation Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Transportation Manager in United States is $106,915 per year.

The lowest salary for a Transportation Manager in United States is $45,731 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent transportation manager salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$60,000
per year
A Transportation in the Richmond, VA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Richmond, VA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$57,000
per year
A Transportation Manager in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $57,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Transportation Manager in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$28
hourly
A Global Transportation Coordinator in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Transportation Manager in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Transportation in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$85,126
per year
A Transportation in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $85,126 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$78,000
per year
A Transportation EIT in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $78,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$11
hourly
A Central Transport in the San Angelo, TX Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Angelo, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$45,000
per year
A Route Manager in the Lafayette, LA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lafayette, LA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment