Warehouse Material Handler Salary

The average wage for a Warehouse Material Handler is $13.34 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Machine Operation and Picking.
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$22,291 - $48,902
(Median)
$22K
$34K
$49K
MEDIAN: $34,186
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$9.86 - $18.70
(Median)
$9
$13
$19
MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$22,291 - $48,902  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,481  
Profit Sharing
$20.27 - $5,732  
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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$20,839 - $43,043  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 92
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.86 - $18.70  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$13.19 - $28.46  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,481  
   
Profit Sharing
$20.27 - $5,732  
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).
)
$20,839 - $43,043  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,146
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Job Description for Warehouse Material Handler

A warehouse material handler is part of a team performing several functions necessary to maintain a well-organized warehouse. On the shipping side of warehouse operations, the material handler receives orders and uses a forklift to retrieve pallets for order fulfillment. After the pallet is retrieved, the material handler places it in a shipping area so it can be loaded onto a truck for shipment. Then, the material handler updates the company system to indicate that the shipment is in progress.

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Warehouse Material Handler Tasks

  • Manually or mechanically load and unload materials from pallets, skids, platforms, cars, lifting devices, or other transport vehicles.
  • Clean and maintain supplies, tools, equipment, and storage areas in order to ensure compliance with safety regulations.
  • Verify inventory computations by comparing them to physical counts of stock, and investigate discrepancies and adjust errors.
  • Receive, store, move and pack outgoing materials, equipment, and other items from warehouse.

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Pay by Experience Level for Warehouse Material Handler

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Experience Affects Warehouse Material Handler Salaries




National Average
$30,000


Skills That Affect Warehouse Material Handler Salaries

Machine Operation
up arrow 18%

Picking
up arrow 13%

forklift
up arrow 3%

Inventory Control
up arrow 2%

Inventory Management
up arrow 2%

Shipping
0%

National Average
$30,000

Receiving
up arrow 1%

Forklift Operator
up arrow 2%

forklift driver
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 194 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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