7. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

December 4, 2018

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Master’s degree premium: 33.8% higher (+$22,000 per year)Median annual salary for master’s degree: $87,000Median annual salary for bachelor’s degree: $65,000Percent of employees with a master’s degree: 6.3%Projected job growth by 2026: 6.7%

With advances in technology, consumers are becoming more accustomed to inexpensive and fast shipping options. Transportation, storage and distribution managers will gain an in-depth understanding of the logistics and technology responsible for this. These workers establish organizational supply chains, maintain product stocks, and direct deliveries to end customers, such as online retail shoppers and brick-and-mortar stores.

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