Average Customs Broker with Import Compliance Skills Salary

$58,388
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,419
Bonus
$3,200
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The average salary for a Customs Broker with Import Compliance skills is $58,388.
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$38k
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$58k
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$82k
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MEDIAN $58,388
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Salary
$38k - $82k
Bonus
$249 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $37k
Total Pay
$35k - $80k

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Job Description for Customs Broker

Customs Broker Tasks
  • Process shipments, managing customs, tariffs, and other requirements.
  • Write, organize, and prepare documents and rulings for timely entry.
  • Inform sales and other departments about specific logistic needs for particular clients or vendors.
  • Document audits, duty statements, customer bonds, and post entry amendments.
The top respondents for the job title Customs Broker are from the companies Expeditors International of Washington, Inc., Kuehne & Nagel and panalpina, Incorporated. Reported salaries are highest at EMO Trans where the average pay is $69,794. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include C. H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. and Kuehne & Nagel, earning around $58,429 and $55,500, respectively. panalpina, Incorporated pays the lowest at around $42,198. FedEx Trade Networks and Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $43,323 and $43,676, respectively.

Career Paths

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Customs Broker
International Trade Compliance Manager
Import Coordinator
Customs Compliance Analyst
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Customs Broker

Skills in Trade Compliance and Export Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Data Entry and Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Customs Broker

An entry-level Customs Broker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,107 based on 12 salaries. An early career Customs Broker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,722 based on 132 salaries. A mid-career Customs Broker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,513 based on 74 salaries. An experienced Customs Broker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,850 based on 123 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $67,971.
Employees with Customs Broker in their job title in Miami, Florida earn an average of 14.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (9.4% more) and New York, New York (7.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (13.7% less), Charlotte, North Carolina (12.9% less) and Seattle, Washington (2.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 429 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.8%
Early Career
30.8%
Mid Career
17.2%
Experienced
28.7%
Late Career
20.5%

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