How much does a Director of Transportation make in the United States? The average Director of Transportation salary in the United States is $143,600 as of September 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $130,100 and $163,300. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $130,100 10% $117,809 90% $181,236 75% $163,300 $143,600 50%(Median)
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Elbit Systems of America - Bent Mountain, VA

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Medline Industries - Chester, VA

Director Of Operations

Computer Enterprises, Inc. - Fairfax, VA

Fleet Manager

Talent Logic Inc. - Front Royal, VA

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The Director of Transportation may oversee the acquisition of transportation providers to develop broader network. Responsible for the operation of the company's transportation network. Being a Director of Transportation requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Ensures the alignment between third party partners and distribution centers to fulfill customer needs. In addition, Director of Transportation typically reports to top management. The Director of Transportation manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. Working as a Director of Transportation typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2021

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