The average hourly pay for an Inventory Assistant is $13.28.
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Job Description for Inventory Assistant
Inventory assistants support inventory clerks in performing inventory-related tasks in their department. They help with incoming items, logging items and moving them to their proper location in the facility. Inventory assistants may also create orders when new inventory is needed and perform checks on current inventory to ensure proper counts. They must report any errors or issues to the inventory clerk as soon as possible. Inventory assistants typically work with other inventory assistants and …Read more
Inventory Assistant Tasks
- Coordinate with shipping to ensure all receiving shipments are moving in and out of warehouse as scheduled.
- Load and unload trucks.
- Generate reports on inventory balance and shortages.
- Count merchandise in stock and post totals to inventory records.
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Popular Skills for Inventory Assistant
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Skills in Inventory Control and Inventory Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Management and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Inventory Assistant
An early career Inventory Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.17 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Inventory Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.63 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Inventory Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.91 based on 5 salaries.
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