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Transportation Department Supervisor Salary

$60,402 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Transportation Department Supervisor is $60,402 a year and $29 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Transportation Department Supervisor is between $43,751 and $74,230. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of automobile mechanics engaged in repairing, adjusting, servicing, and storing motor vehicles in industrial or commercial establishment.
  • Analyzes defective equipment to determine cause of trouble.
  • Inspects and drives repaired vehicles to verify repairs.
  • Trains workers in and demonstrates repair and maintenance of vehicles, using handtools, welding, and grinding equipment.
  • Evaluates performance of workers.
  • Keeps inventory of repair parts and equipment and requisitions replacement stock.
  • Prepares repair reports and vehicle requests.
  • Schedules transporting of passengers or materials to service or storage areas.
  • May supervise workers engaged in inspection and repair of miscellaneous equipment, such as cement mixers and electric trucks.
  • Performs other duties as described under supervisor.
Transportation Department Supervisor Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers

Job family population: 460,370

Estimated population of Transportation Department Supervisor jobs: 2,399

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Transportation Department Supervisor Job Listings for United States

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Foster Farms
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Transportation Supervisor - 3rd Shift - $60-65k
Jun 12
Harrisburg, PA, USA
SYGMA Network - Transportation Supervisor
This includes, training and supervising transportation department associates, compliance with government regulations and promoting safety and security of the transportation department. ESSENTIAL ...
Transportation Bussing Supervisor
Jun 18
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Enterprise Holdings
... Transportation (Bussing) Supervisor ! The Supervisor ensures the efficiency of daily transit ... Teamwork within the department and collaboration with drivers, local leaders and peers * Support a ...
Transportation Supervisor
Jun 5
West Sacramento, CA, USA
Core-Mark International, Inc.
Drive efficiencies within the department through timely implementation of programs and processes to ... Minimum 2 years supervisory experience in a transportation environment * Experience in a ...
Transportation Supervisor
May 20
Seattle, WA, USA
Transportation Supervisor We need a DAYSHIFT Transportation Dispatch Supervisor with either a ... the department -Troubleshoot driver problems and challenges: Call in's from route/on the road ...
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