Order Processor Salary

Earnings for Order Processors in the United States come in at around $13.89 per hour on average. Geography and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Just under a third of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, the greater part report medical coverage and more than half claim dental coverage as well. Most Order Processors survey respondents are women (73 percent). The majority of Order Processors claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$28,649 - $48,730
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$37K
$49K
MEDIAN: $36,854
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$10.23 - $18.07
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$28,649 - $48,730  
   
Bonus
$493.16 - $3,919  
Profit Sharing
$1,048  
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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$22,556 - $42,146  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.23 - $18.07  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.01  
Overtime
$15.24 - $27.09  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$493.16 - $3,919  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,048  
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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$22,556 - $42,146  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 263

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Job Description for Order Processor

An order processor is responsible for taking a customer's order and inputting its details into their company's system or registry to prepare that order for dispatch. They may also be required to keep inventory of the stock on hand, as well as inspect the arrival of stock for defects (to know whether the order should be accepted or rejected). In some cases, inventory and ordering are manually inputted onto paper and orders are made over the telephone; in other cases, the entire process is steamlined online, meaning a familiarity in computer usage is required.

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Order Processor Tasks

  • Receive, analyze and process customer orders.
  • Responds to internal questions and issues related to order.
  • Ensure terms and delivery information are correct.
  • Assist the operations team to meet delivery deadlines.

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Popular Skills for Order Processor


Just a handful of professional skills are reported by Order Processors who took the survey. Most notably, skills in Data Entry, Microsoft Office, Customer Service, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Shipping. Most people experienced in Data Entry also know Customer Service and Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Order Processor

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


Order Processors with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. Individuals who have worked for fewer than five years bring in approximately $30K on average. Those in the five-to-10 year range can expect an average that is only a touch bigger at $31K. Order Processors with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $32K. Veterans who have acquired more than 20 years report a median income of $34K, which is generally higher than the pay reported by other tenure groups.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $31,031

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Fort Lauderdale offers some of the highest pay in the country for Order Processors, 35 percent above the national average. Order Processors will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+12 percent) and New York (+3 percent).

Order Processor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Order Processor?

Order Processor in Los Angeles:
"Satisfying."
Pros: Being busy, learning more, working with others, helping others with their work, achieving our work load and more. Being accountable for accuracy. Etc...
Cons: When others take advantage of others.. Not working as a team.

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Key Stats for Order Processor

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Order Processor Salaries

Late-Career
▲9%

▲3%

National Average
$31,000

▼1%

▼2%

Skills That Affect Order Processor Salaries

Data Entry
▼0%

National Average
$31,000




Shipping
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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