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Occupation Title: Transportation, Storage, & Distribution Managers

Description: Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.

Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 11-3071

Sample Job TitlesTrainmaster, Dispatcher, Train Master, Transportation Manager, Freight Coordinator, Transportation Director, Fleet Manager, Global Transportation Manager, Traffic Manager, Train Operations Manager, Warehouse Manager, Distribution Manager, Distribution Center Manager, Shipping Manager, Cold Storage Supervisor, Customer Service Manager, Distribution Operation Manager, Load Out Supervisor, Shipping Supervisor, Stores Supervisor 

Salary Chart Transportation, Storage, & Distribution Managers

Estimated Total Employment*
2010: 90,280
2011: 92,150
2012: 98,600
2013: 102,610
2014: 106,000

Data Source:
Bureau of Labor Statistics

Projected Job Openings (2012-2022): 29,100
Projected Growth (2012-2022): 3 to 7%

(total 10 year projection, not annual)

Data Source:
O*NET Online

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).

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