Transportation planner earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Transportation planner salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $74,730
Alabama $79,590
Arkansas $60,247
Arizona $83,740
California $77,750
Colorado $76,310
Connecticut $78,670
District of Columbia $100,190
Delaware $71,050
Florida $73,820
Georgia $83,160
Hawaii $96,630
Idaho $52,660
Illinois $76,299
Indiana $82,010
Kansas $78,050
Kentucky $71,870
Louisiana $71,420
Massachusetts $80,030
Maryland $103,440
Maine $72,780
Michigan $72,620
Minnesota $81,100
Missouri $69,810
Mississippi $69,390
Montana $67,330
North Carolina $68,150
North Dakota $67,340
Nebraska $77,260
New Hampshire $79,590
New Jersey $84,080
New Mexico $75,830
Nevada $79,030
New York $82,460
Ohio $75,540
Oklahoma $71,410
Oregon $73,860
Pennsylvania $68,162
Puerto Rico $52,370
Rhode Island $69,250
South Carolina $73,460
South Dakota $67,350
Tennessee $61,230
Texas $79,590
Utah $64,100
Virginia $109,900
Vermont $77,160
Washington $73,020
Wisconsin $69,380
West Virginia $73,370
Wyoming $65,300

How do transportation planner salaries compare to similar careers?

Transportation planners earn 6% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than air traffic controllers but more than locomotive engineers.

Career Median Salary
Air traffic controller salary $115K
Commercial pilot salary $88K
Ship captain salary $72K
Transportation planner salary $78K
Shipmate salary $72K
Ship engineer salary $75K
Freight and cargo inspector salary $76K
Locomotive engineer salary $67K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)