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Alternate Job Titles: Dispatcher

What is the average annual salary for Dispatcher?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Dispatcher may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Dispatcher in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Dispatcher in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Dispatcher in the United States is $38,331 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Dispatcher in the United Sates are expected to make less than $38,331.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $38,331
  • 10%$28,023
  • 25%$32,935
  • 75%$44,752
  • 90%$50,598

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Job Description for Dispatcher

Assigns drivers and vehicles to convey freight or passengers. Coordinates drivers according to customer requests and in compliance with DOT regulations and company rules. Communicates with customers to determine driver demand and driving schedules. Notifies drivers of assignments and enters assignment data into a computer database. Requires a high school diploma with 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Dispatcher job description

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Categories:  Logistics, Transportation and Warehousing

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

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