A Shipper/Receiver earns an average wage of C$15.84 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Packaging and Inventory Management. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

C$29,005 - C$53,586
C$29K
C$38K
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$37,935
10%
50%
90%
C$12.19 - C$20.83
C$12
C$16
C$21
MEDIAN: C$15.90
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$53K
Salary C$29,005 - C$53,586
Bonus C$99.19 - C$3,394
Profit Sharing C$507 - C$3,020
Commission C$2,000
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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C$25,777 - C$46,910
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 111
Hourly Data C$0C$36
Hourly Rate C$12.19 - C$20.83
Overtime C$17.96 - C$36.18
Annual Data C$0C$46K
Bonus C$99.19 - C$3,394
Commission C$2,000
Profit Sharing C$507 - C$3,020
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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C$25,777 - C$46,910
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 855

Job Description for Shipper/Receiver

Shipper/receivers plan and perform many different receiving duties. These duties include checking, inspecting, helping to unload, verifying, and transporting all incoming materials. It is the job of the shipper/receiver to check all materials to ensure they meet company quality, accuracy, productivity, and customer service objectives. They must receive, check, and sort all materials, placing them in the specified locations. They must verify that the right amounts of the merchandise were received and, if not, that a form was filled out to show the discrepancies.

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Shipper/Receiver Tasks

  • Receive, inspect, inventory, document and store shipments.
  • Oversee data system for storage and tracking of goods and shipments.
  • Communicate with suppliers, receivers, drivers and staff for smooth shipment.
  • Stage loading and unloading areas with appropriate equipment, materials and space.
  • Prepare, package, document and deliver outgoing materials.

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Pay by Experience Level for Shipper/Receiver

Pay by Experience for a Shipper/Receiver has a positive trend. An entry-level Shipper/Receiver with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$32,000 based on 280 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Shipper/Receiver with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$35,000 based on 166 salaries. An experienced Shipper/Receiver which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$37,000 based on 129 salaries. A Shipper/Receiver with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$38,000 based on 47 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$34,035

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

Shipper/Receiver Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Shipper/Receiver?

Shipper/Receiver in Kingston:
"Hectic fast paced detailed oriented."
Pros: Solving problems.detailed work with sap program.
Cons: Alot of extras that a normal recever job would not be required to do.management not recognizing all the other stuff that just magically gets done.

Shipper/Receiver in Kelowna:
"Awful."
Pros: Being away from people.
Cons: Literally everything else.

Shipper/Receiver in Dieppe:
"Stress level due to addition of duties is sometimes overwhel."
Pros: The industry. Most of my fellow co-workers.
Cons: Where I am located there are too many interuptions. Too many upsets in routine. Safety issues. Warehousing or lack of. Too many additions to workload that makes job ineffiecient looking at times. Lack of proper management. No training; forklift certifications. No safety. No human resourse.

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Key Stats for Shipper/Receiver

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 160 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Shipper/Receiver Salaries

▲11%

▲10%

▲2%

National Average
C$34,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Shipper/Receiver Salaries

Packaging
▲17%

Inventory Management
▲13%

▲9%

forklift
▲3%

▲2%

Inventory Control
▲1%

Forklift Operator
▲1%

National Average
C$34,000

Customer Service
▼8%

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 160 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 22%