Shipping / Receiving / Traffic Clerk Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Shipping / Receiving / Traffic Clerk is $12.56 per hour. A skill in Microsoft Office is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Shipping / Receiving / Traffic Clerk Total Pay (?
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$21,857 - $45,868
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MEDIAN: $32,148
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Shipping / Receiving / Traffic Clerk Total Pay (?
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$9.37 - $16.81
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$21,857 - $45,868  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,685  
Profit Sharing
$176.17 - $2,517  
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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$20,173 - $39,838  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,246
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.37 - $16.81  
   
Overtime
$13.41 - $25.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,685  
   
Profit Sharing
$176.17 - $2,517  
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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$20,173 - $39,838  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,246
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Job Description for Shipping / Receiving / Traffic Clerk

Shipping/receiving/traffic clerks are responsible for the shipping and receiving of goods and supplies, as well as keeping accurate records of shipments and inventory. These clerks are employed in organizations that have regular shipments of high volumes of goods; some examples of industries that employ shipping/receiving/traffic clerks are delivery services businesses, retail institutions, hospitals, grocery stores, and warehouses.
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Shipping / Receiving / Traffic Clerk Tasks
  • Receive, unpack, verify and record incoming merchandise or material.
  • Assemble, address, stamp, and ship merchandise or material.
  • Verify and keep records on incoming and outgoing shipments.
  • Arrange for the transportation of products.

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Pay Difference By Location

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$28,000
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Experience Affects Shipping / Receiving / Traffic Clerk Salaries

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$28,000

Skills That Affect Shipping / Receiving / Traffic Clerk Salaries

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$28,000

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 178 votes.

Gender

Female
36%
female alumni
 
Male
64%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 24%
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