Transportation planner earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Transportation planner salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Hawaii $98,180
Arizona $93,120
New York $92,520
Washington $90,540
Connecticut $89,630
Massachusetts $89,150
New Jersey $89,000
Colorado $87,780
Alabama $85,220
Nebraska $84,320
Texas $83,620
Ohio $82,280
Georgia $81,500
Minnesota $80,430
Mississippi $79,730
Alaska $79,520
Florida $79,510
Idaho $78,760
Nevada $78,760
California $78,550
Michigan $78,550
New Mexico $77,960
Utah $77,740
Illinois $77,560
South Carolina $77,560
West Virginia $77,560
Tennessee $77,480
Oregon $77,450
Delaware $77,290
Pennsylvania $77,190
Maine $76,730
Indiana $76,040
Montana $75,420
Oklahoma $75,420
South Dakota $75,420
Wisconsin $74,170
New Hampshire $73,470
Arkansas $73,260
Wyoming $73,260
Iowa $72,160
Kansas $70,730
North Carolina $69,410
Rhode Island $69,250
Kentucky $68,950
North Dakota $68,950
Louisiana $67,660
Puerto Rico $64,650
Missouri $64,290
Vermont $48,670
Virginia $116,690
Maryland $114,050
District of Columbia $107,140

How do transportation planner salaries compare to similar careers?

Transportation planners earn about the same as related 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 $130K
Commercial pilot salary $100K
Ship captain salary $82K
Shipmate salary $82K
Ship engineer salary $82K
Transportation planner salary $84K
Customs broker salary $75K
Logistician salary $77K
Freight and cargo inspector salary $80K
Locomotive engineer salary $80K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)