Managers in transportation

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Managers in transportation operations plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of transportation companies such as railways, airlines, bus lines, municipal transit systems, shipping lines and trucking companies, under the direction of a general manager or other senior manager. Managers in transportation freight traffic plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate companies or departments responsible for the transportation and movement of goods, under the direction of a general manager or other senior manager. They are employed by transportation, freight forwarding and shipping companies and by transportation departments of companies in retail and manufacturing sectors and utilities.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Air Freight Manager
  • Airline Division Manager
  • Airline Division Superintendent
  • Airline Express Manager
  • Airline Fleet Operations Manager
  • Airline Flight Schedule Design Manager
  • Airline Manager
  • Airline Superintendent
  • Assistant General Agent - Railway
  • Assistant Superintendent - Railway
  • Assistant Traffic Manager - Transportation
  • Assistant Transportation Manager
  • Bus Company Manager
  • Cartage Company Manager
  • Corporate Traffic Manager - Transportation
  • Corporate Transportation Manager
  • Cruise Ship Line Manager
  • Current Schedule Planning Manager - Airline
  • Director Of Logistics - Transportation
  • Director Of Operations - Transportation
  • Director Of Traffic - Transportation
  • Director Of Transportation
  • Distribution And Warehousing Manager
  • Distribution Director
  • Distribution Manager - Logistics
  • Distribution Operations Manager - Logistics
  • Distribution Services Manager
  • Export Traffic Manager
  • Ferry Operations Manager
  • Ferry Superintendent
  • Flight Operations Director
  • Flight Operations Manager
  • Flight Schedulers Manager
  • Freight Company Manager
  • Freight Division Manager
  • Freight Forwarder
  • Freight Forwarding Manager
  • Freight Traffic Manager
  • General Traffic Manager - Transportation
  • General Transportation Manager
  • Import Traffic Manager
  • Integrated Logistics Manager
  • International Traffic Manager
  • Logistics Director - Transportation
  • Logistics Manager - Transportation
  • Marine Operations Manager
  • Marine Operations Superintendent
  • Marine Superintendent
  • Marine Transportation Operations Manager
  • Motor Transport Manager
  • Moving Company Manager
  • Ocean Freight Manager
  • Port Captain - Water Transport
  • Rail Operations Superintendent
  • Rail Transport Manager
  • Railway Division Superintendent
  • Railway Freight Manager
  • Railway Manager
  • Railway Passenger Operations Manager
  • Railway Transport Area Manager
  • Railway Transport General Agent
  • Ramp Manager - Airline
  • Runway Manager
  • Ship Line Manager
  • Ship Management Operations Manager
  • Shipping And Warehousing Service Manager
  • Shipping Services Manager
  • Shore Captain - Water Transport
  • Superintendent Of Transportation
  • Tow Truck Company Manager
  • Traffic And Transportation Assistant Manager
  • Traffic Manager - Transport
  • Traffic Manager - Transportation
  • Traffic Manager - Water Transport
  • Transfer Company Manager
  • Transport Department Manager
  • Transportation And Traffic Manager
  • Transportation Director
  • Transportation Fleet Manager
  • Transportation Logistics Manager
  • Transportation Management Director
  • Transportation Manager
  • Transportation Superintendent
  • Travel And Relocation Department Manager
  • Urban Transit System Manager
  • Water Transport Manager
  • Bus Company Manager
  • Distribution Manager - Logistics
  • Flight Operations Manager
  • Freight Forwarding Manager
  • Marine Superintendent
  • Rail Operations Superintendent
  • Railway Freight Manager
  • Traffic Manager - Transportation
  • Transport Department Manager
  • Transportation Manager
  • Urban Transit System Manager
  • Cruise Ship Line Manager
  • Manager, Traffic Operations
  • Terminal Manager- Transportation

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for managers in transportation.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above N/A
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $60,222
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Sex

The following table details median income by sex for managers in transportation.

Sex Median Income
Male $65,143
Female $66,642
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for managers in transportation

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 45
35 to 44 years 80
45 to 54 years 100
55 to 64 years 40
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 270
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for managers in transportation. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 65
Part Time 200
Total 265
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Sex

This chart outlines regional employment participation by sex for managers in transportation. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 195
Female 65
Total 260
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for managers in transportation. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 210
Self Employed 60
Total 270
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for managers in transportation. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 260
Unemployed 10
Total 270
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for managers in transportation. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 30
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 75
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 65
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 80
Total 260
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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