Import Specialist Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Import Specialist is $44,986 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Import Specialist Salary (?
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$32,466 - $66,450
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $44,986
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Import Specialist Salary (?
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$11.87 - $23.75
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$32,466 - $66,450  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,128  
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $5,950  
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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$30,361 - $65,853  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 103
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.87 - $23.75  
   
Overtime
$18.14 - $37.16  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,128  
   
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $5,950  
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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$30,361 - $65,853  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Job Description for Import Specialist

  • Troubleshoot and resolve shipping, quality and regulation problems.
  • Track data about shipments, facilities, brokers, clients and compliance.
  • Create monthly and annual reports and documentation.
  • Coordinate and facilitate with contractors, shippers, clients and carriers.
  • Build and maintain relationships with vendors, federal agencies and shippers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Import Specialist

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

Pay Difference By Location

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$43,000
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Experience Affects Import Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%
Mid-Career
up arrow 9%
National Average
$43,000
Experienced
up arrow 4%
Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Import Specialist Salaries

Import Compliance
0%
National Average
$43,000
Customer Service
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
66%
female alumni
 
Male
34%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 12%