The average pay for an International Trade Specialist is $59,505 per year. A skill in Regulatory Compliance is associated with high pay for this job.

$39,465 - $84,907
$39K
$60K
$85K
MEDIAN: $59,505
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$16.98 - $25.43
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MEDIAN: $20.12
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$39,465 - $84,907  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $3,915  
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
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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$39,477 - $83,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$20.12  
   
Overtime
$24.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $3,915  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
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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$39,477 - $83,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Job Description for International Trade Specialist

International trade specialists are an elite category of economists, and their primary duties are two-fold: to study the effects of globalization on their business, and to develop a comprehensive business plan to make sure the business is successful abroad. Research in this job focuses on studying foreign laws regarding international trade, customs, and currency exchange rates, and international trade specialists are responsible for compiling this data, analyzing it and how it applies to the business, and presenting the findings to the relevant interested parties.

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International Trade Specialist Tasks

  • Interpret, set policies and implement policies around international trade compliance.
  • Process payments and track exceptions.
  • Follow up on shipment and freight, ensuring documentation and activities are correct.
  • Write and submit license and agreement applications and other documentation.
  • Answer questions and educate clients and staff about topics like documentation, classification and restrictions.

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

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Q: What is it like working as an International Trade Specialist?

International Trade Specialist in Minneapolis:
"Customs Trade Partnerships Against Terrorism."
Pros: Self management, international relations, International Investigations, flexibility.
Cons: Heavy workload.

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Key Stats for International Trade Specialist

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
044
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects International Trade Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%

Experienced
up arrow 31%

National Average
$58,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect International Trade Specialist Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 26%

National Average
$58,000

Export Compliance
up arrow 1%

Logistics
up arrow 5%

Trade Compliance
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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