Warehouse Clerk Salary
|Salary||$20,952 - $44,385|
|Bonus||$195.74 - $3,769|
|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).)
|$21,307 - $40,008|
|Hourly Rate||$10.11 - $17.47|
|Overtime||$14.74 - $25.85|
|Bonus||$195.74 - $3,769|
|Total Pay (||$21,307 - $40,008|
Job Description for Warehouse Clerk
Daily duties performed by warehouse clerks include taking customer documentation to determine items required, assembling custom orders, aiding in processing orders, sorting merchandise, maintaining supplies, verifying inventory, and processing return materials authorizations (RMAs). Many positions also require cash handling and data input, with an emphasis on speed and accuracy. Work schedules for warehouse clerks vary greatly, as most positions have a wide variety of shifts available. During work hours, punctuality and time management are important. Because of safety concerns and the importance of efficiency, great attention to detail in following company policies are crucial for success as a warehouse clerk.Read More...
Warehouse clerks usually work with a team of other warehouse staff, but this position also require direct communication with clients and customers. The environment is largely indoors, but temperatures inside of the warehouse setting may be extreme depending on the company's location. Hazards should be relatively minimal, but physical requirements include lifting and carrying heavy objects.
Warehouse clerk positions are available in a wide variety of companies, but the position details are largely the same. Educational requirements are generally minimal, though some positions do require a high school diploma or equivalent. Work experience requirements depend on the company and the position’s pay level, but openings commonly require one year of experience in warehouse or shipping work. Preferred skills include basic computer knowledge, forklift driving, interpersonal skills, and recordkeeping, along with the ability to follow safety rules and work under deadlines.
Warehouse Clerk Tasks
- Clean and organize warehouse, equipment, and items in stock.
- Pull materials against orders, then assemble and pack them for delivery.
- Maintain and document equipment, security, and safety information.
- Supervise incoming and outgoing shipments and update stock records to ensure availability of items.
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Pay by Experience Level for Warehouse Clerk
Pay by Experience for a Warehouse Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Warehouse Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 297 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Warehouse Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 147 salaries. An experienced Warehouse Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 102 salaries. A Warehouse Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 36 salaries.
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