The average hourly pay for a Warehouse Worker in United Kingdom is £7.91.
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Job Description for Warehouse Worker
Warehouse workers facilitate the distribution of goods into, within and out of their warehouse. They load and unload trucks, place goods in storage and move inventory as needed. These workers may use equipment such as hand trucks, ladders and forklifts to complete their work, and they may wear protective equipment such as a back brace or gloves. Generally, these employees work with a team of warehouse workers and truck drivers and report to a warehouse supervisor or a manager of shipping and han…Read more
Warehouse Worker Tasks
- 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.
- 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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Warehouse Worker
The top respondents for the job title Warehouse Worker are from the companies DHL, Tesco PLC and XPO Logistics. Reported salaries are highest at Tesco PLC where the average pay is £9.48. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include DHL and XPO Logistics, earning around £9.25 and £8.87, respectively. Federal Express Corporation (FedEx) pays the lowest at around £7.40. IKEA and Amazon.com Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying £7.95 and £8.20, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Warehouse Worker
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Picking, Machine Operation, Shipping and Inventory Control are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Packaging.
Pay by Experience Level for Warehouse Worker
An entry-level Warehouse Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £7.76 based on 85 salaries. An early career Warehouse Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £7.82 based on 593 salaries. A mid-career Warehouse Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £7.96 based on 233 salaries. An experienced Warehouse Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £8.23 based on 183 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £8.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Warehouse Worker in their job title in Milton Keynes, England: Buckinghamshire earn an average of 13.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Northampton, England: Northamptonshire (6.1% more) and Birmingham, England: Birmingham (2.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Nottingham, England: Nottinghamshire (5.3% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (2.0% less).
Years of Experience
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