All About Transportation Workers
Career Description All transportation workers not listed separately.
Types of Transportation Worker
- Food or Baggage Handling Rampman
- Flag Signalman
- Shop Worker
- Flying Instructor
- Airplane Pilot Helper
Job Opportunities for Transportation Workers
In the United States, there were 38,000 jobs for Transportation Worker in 2016. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 8.4% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 3,200 new jobs for Transportation Worker by 2026. The BLS estimates 4,800 yearly job openings in this field.
The states with the most job growth for Transportation Worker are Utah, Washington, and Nevada. Watch out if you plan on working in Wisconsin, South Dakota, or Rhode Island. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.
How Much Does a Transportation Worker Make?
The typical yearly salary for Transportation Workers is somewhere between $22,150 and $70,910.
Transportation Workers who work in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, or Utah, make the highest salaries.
Below is a list of the median annual salaries for Transportation Workers in different U.S. states.
|State||Annual Mean Salary|
|District of Columbia||$47,050|
Transportation Workers Sector
The table below shows some of the most common industries where those employed in this career field work.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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