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“I chose transportation because I wanted to see the country. I like working in this industry because it provides freedom. I can take my dog in my truck and there is not a time-clock to punch or an office I have to be in every day.”

- Star, Truck Drive | AMX Trucking

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Everything we use, at some point, has to be transported by roadway, railway, airway, or waterway.

 

Transportation and logistics covers a lot of ground — literally. This world covers all of these methods and the men and women who support these systems. Carers in transportation and logistics also includes branches of the military.

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Career Spotlight

Truck Driver

Drivers transport goods across town or across the country using a tractor-trailer or a large box truck and ay be required to unload the truck. They can drive for a company and have a regular work schedule or own their own truck and drive when they want This career requires a commercial driver’s license (CDL), drug screen, background, and driving record check.

Occupation

HIGH DEMAND CAREERS

Education

Salary Range

Truck Driver

CDL (License)

$35,000-$80,000

Highway Construction Worker

HS Diploma

$22,000-$30,000

Shipping & Receiving Clerk

HS Diploma

$20,000-$30,000

Dispatcher

HS Diploma or beyond

$30,000-$40,000

Load Planner

HS Diploma or beyond

$40,000-$62,000

Warehouse Supervisor

HS Diploma or beyond

$28,000-$42,000

Maintenance Equipment 

Certificate/Associate Degree

$32,000-$42,000

Diesel Mechanic

Certificate/Associate Degree

$46,000-$58,000

Maintenance Director

Associate Degree

$45,000-$70,000

Recruiter

Associate Degree

$30,000-$45,000

Safety Manager

Associate Degree

$40,000-$72,000

Sales Representative

Associate/Bachelor Degree

$60,000-$80,000

Logistics Coordinator

Associate/Bachelor Degree

$40,000-$82,000

Safety Specialist

Bachelor Degree

$35,000-$56,000

Wages vary depending on your education, skills, work experience, attitude, and work ethic.

TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS OPERATORS

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES