Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

risk level
Based on 88 votes
by year 2032
or $47.69 per hour
as of 2023

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Automation risk

33% (Low Risk)

Low Risk (21-40%): Jobs in this level have a limited risk of automation, as they demand a mix of technical and human-centric skills.

More information on what this score is, and how it is calculated is available here.

Some quite important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Negotiation

  • Persuasion

  • Social Perceptiveness

  • Originality

User poll

48% chance of full automation within the next two decades

Our visitors have voted they are unsure if this occupation will be automated. However, employees may be able to find reassurance in the automated risk level we have generated, which shows 33% chance of automation.

What do you think the risk of automation is?

What is the likelihood that Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?


Fast growth relative to other professions

The number of 'Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers' job openings is expected to rise 8.4% by 2032

Total employment, and estimated job openings

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031
Updated projections are due 09-2023.


Very high paid relative to other professions

In 2023, the median annual wage for 'Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers' was $99,200, or $47 per hour

'Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers' were paid 106.4% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $48,060

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Greater range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2023 there were 198,780 people employed as 'Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers' within the United States.

This represents around 0.13% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 763 people are employed as 'Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers'.

Job description

Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.

SOC Code: 11-3071.00


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José Delgado (Moderate) says
There are several things that robots or AI would not be able to do, at least fully, but you never know.
Aug 14, 2019 at 02:43 AM

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