The average Import & Export Analyst in the United States earns approximately $54K per year. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. In this profession, a large number enjoy medical and dental coverage, and a majority have vision insurance, as well. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Import & Export Analysts making up 54 percent of survey respondents. Work is enjoyable for Import & Export Analysts, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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MEDIAN: $54,015
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$13.21 - $30.64
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$39,934 - $75,411  
   
Bonus
$395.94 - $8,384  
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$33,288 - $77,560  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 123
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.21 - $30.64  
   
Overtime
$21.89 - $35.91  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$395.94 - $8,384  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$33,288 - $77,560  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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Job Description for Import/Export Analyst

Import/export analysts are responsible for arranging communications and shipments between a sales group and its customers and are employed by a variety of companies which distribute products. These analysts generally work in office settings during traditional business hours, though shifts may vary depending on the employer. They may work either independently or on teams within their company's shipping department, as well.

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Import/Export Analyst Tasks

  • Make sure imported/exported goods comply with government regulations.
  • Coordinate with logistics personnel, customs officers, and clients to ensure goods arrive on time.
  • Analyze import/export processes to determine methods for improving efficiency and reducing costs.
  • Classify goods being imported/exported according to customs guidelines and obtain import/export licenses.

Common Career Paths for Import/Export Analyst


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Import & Export Analysts often end up in upper-level roles like Import Manager. Import Managers bring home $59K annually on average.

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Pay by Experience Level for Import/Export Analyst

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Import & Export Analysts do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience have a median salary of $48K. Those who have been around for five to 10 years can expect to take home more — $55K on average. Import & Export Analysts who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $55K. Veterans who have acquired more than 20 years report a median income of $68K, which is generally higher than the pay reported by other tenure groups.

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Key Stats for Import/Export Analyst

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Import/Export Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 31%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Import/Export Analyst Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 26%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
0%

National Average
$52,000

Import Compliance
up arrow 6%

Export Compliance
up arrow 7%

Logistics
up arrow 7%

Customer Service
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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