Transportation service attendants

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2019 Workforce
115k
Average Age
33.8
Average Salary
$26,443
Average Male Salary
$26,904
Average Female Salary
$22,959

About

Transportation service attendants are most often employed by the Gasoline stations industry. The average yearly wage for Transportation service attendants was $26,443 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Transportation service attendants by wage are Exercise trainers and group fitness instructors, Tellers, and Janitors & building cleaners.

The top 3 locations that employ the most Transportation service attendants are Skagit, Island & San Juan Counties PUMA, WA, Hope Mills & Spring Lake Towns PUMA, NC, and Klamath, Malheur, Lake & Harney Counties PUMA, OR. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Transportation service attendants are Klamath, Malheur, Lake & Harney Counties PUMA, OR, Hope Mills & Spring Lake Towns PUMA, NC, and Skagit, Island & San Juan Counties PUMA, WA.

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Transportation service attendants and on wages and locations for those in the field. Gasoline stations is the industry that employs the most Transportation service attendants, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Transportation service attendants, by average wage, is National security & international affairs. Transportation service attendants are paid most in The Dalles City PUMA, OR but are relatively concentrated in Klamath, Malheur, Lake & Harney Counties PUMA, OR.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$26,443
AVERAGE SALARY
± $2,693

In 2019, Transportation service attendants earned an average of $26,443, $29,081 less than than the average national salary of $55,524.

Exercise trainers and group fitness instructors make somewhat more than Transportation service attendants while Janitors & building cleaners make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Transportation service attendants as measured by average annual salary in the US.

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Wage Distribution

0.41
WAGE GINI

In 2019, Transportation service attendants had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.41, which is lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Transportation service attendants (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).

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Wage by Location

This map shows the Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States shaded by average annual wage for Transportation service attendants.

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Spatial Concentration

This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a relatively high population of Transportation service attendants.

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Industries

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries for Transportation service attendants, by average wage, are National security & international affairs, Couriers & messengers, and Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers.

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Industries by Share

115k
2019 Workforce
± 8,332
21.8%
1 YEAR GROWTH
± 8.84%

The number of people employed as Transportation service attendants has been growing at a rate of 21.8%, from 94,606 people in 2018 to 115,258 people in 2019.

This graphic shows the share of Transportation service attendants employed by various industries. Gasoline stations employs the largest share of Transportation service attendants at  34.3%, followed by Automotive repair & maintenance with 27.8% and Car Dealers with 11.8%.

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Diversity

Demographic information on Transportation service attendants in the US. The average age of male Transportation service attendants in the workforce is 33.5 and of female Transportation service attendants is 36.4, and the most common race/ethnicity for Transportation service attendants is White (Non-Hispanic).

Gender Composition

102k
MALE WORKFORCE
± 7,831
13.5k
FEMALE WORKFORCE
± 2,848

88.3% of Transportation service attendants are Male, making them the more common gender in the occupation. This chart shows the gender breakdown of Transportation service attendants.

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Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity of Transportation service attendants
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
  2. Black (Non-Hispanic)
  3. White (Hispanic)

62% of Transportation service attendants are White (Non-Hispanic), making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 12.2% of Transportation service attendants, Black (Non-Hispanic) is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Transportation service attendants.

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Age by Gender

33.5
AVERAGE MALE AGE
± 1.13
36.4
AVERAGE FEMALE AGE
± 3.41

The median age of Transportation service attendants is 33.8, and Male employees are generally 2.89 years younger than than their Female counterparts.

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Education

Data on higher education choices for Transportation service attendants from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Transportation service attendants is Business but a relatively high number of Transportation service attendants hold a major in Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services.

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