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Shipping Agent Salary

A Shipping Agent earns an average salary of $38,208 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.
$22,510 - $61,824
(Median)
23K
38K
62K
MEDIAN: $38,207
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$10.28 - $21.95
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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90%

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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$22,510 - $61,824  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
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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$22,951 - $58,723  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.28 - $21.95  
   
Overtime
$13.73 - $31.22  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
   
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).
)
$22,951 - $58,723  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 16
United States (change)

Job Description for Shipping Agent

  • Inspect equipment to prevent damage or injury.
  • Load and unload cargo from pallets and containers.
  • Communicate with customers picking up or dropping off cargo.
  • Perform freight transfers.

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Experience Affects Shipping Agent Salaries

National Average
$34,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 38% employee benefits None: 17%