A Customs Broker earns an average salary of $49,159 per year. A skill in Trade Compliance is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Customs Broker Total Pay (?
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$31,234 - $72,927
(Median)
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61K
73K
MEDIAN: $49,159
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Customs Broker Total Pay (?
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$12.09 - $21.99
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$31,234 - $72,927  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,851  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,243  
Commission
$4,475 - $20,347  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,607 - $72,532  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 561
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.09 - $21.99  
   
Overtime
$15.90 - $35.16  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,851  
   
Commission
$4,475 - $20,347  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,243  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,607 - $72,532  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 561
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Job Description for Customs Broker
Customs brokers are responsible for managing customs clearance for imports and exports within their organization. They work with local and/or foreign governments' regulatory agencies to ensure their company meets all necessary documentary and regulatory requirements when shipping goods in or out of the country. They manage all internal procedures related to handling goods for import or export, including conducting research and making recommendations for improving the efficiency of customs processing and auditing prior transactions. Customs brokers may serve as the primary point of contact for foreign vendors and clients regarding payment and shipment information.
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Customs Broker Tasks
  • Inform sales and other departments about specific logistic needs for particular clients or vendors.
  • Document audits, duty statements, customer bonds, and post entry amendments.
  • Process shipments, managing customs, tariffs, and other requirements.
  • Write, organize, and prepare documents and rulings for timely entry.
Pay by Experience Level for Customs Broker
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Charlotte
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Chicago
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New York
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Seattle
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Houston
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Los Angeles
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Miami
0%
National Average
$48,000
Atlanta
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Detroit
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Experience Affects Customs Broker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 41%
Experienced
up arrow 17%
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
National Average
$48,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect Customs Broker Salaries

Logistics
up arrow 7%
Import Compliance
up arrow 4%
National Average
$48,000
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Gender
Female
54%
female alumni
 
Male
46%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 15%
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