Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Cargo and Freight Agent is $15.00
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Cargo and Freight Agents?
An entry-level Cargo and Freight Agent with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.77 based on 5 salaries. An early career Cargo and Freight Agent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.33 based on 22 salaries. …Read more
What Do Cargo and Freight Agents Do?
A cargo and freight agent helps customers ship various goods through air, flight and sea transportation. The agent helps individual customers or companies that need help related to transportation logistics, assisting them in choosing a shipping method that will best suit their budget, needs and time constraints. As the shipment moves from one location to another, the agent follows up with customers to provide updates and attempt to remedy slow shipping situations as needed. The agent may work …Read more