Entry-Level Material Handler Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Material Handler is $12.87 per hour. A skill in Logistics is associated with high pay for this job.

$21,392 - $50,520
$21K
$32K
$51K
MEDIAN: $32,131
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$10.14 - $17.10
$10
$13
$17
MEDIAN: $13.10
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$0$50K
Salary $21,392 - $50,520
Bonus $250.00 - $3,888
Profit Sharing $48.94 - $4,669
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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$21,579 - $41,846
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 92
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $10.14 - $17.10
Hourly Tips $1.23
Overtime $15.16 - $25.36
Annual Data $0$41K
Bonus $250.00 - $3,888
Profit Sharing $48.94 - $4,669
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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$21,579 - $41,846
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,625

Material Handler Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Material Handler

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $29,053

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

Material Handler Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Material Handler in Colchester:
"Strap yourself in."
At this job, you earn respect and job security by demonstrating competence. The sooner you do that, the better off you are.

Material Handler in Rome:
Do your job stay focused and be happy.

Material Handler in Beaver Dam:
"None..."
None. I learned on the job...

Material Handler in Rensselaer:
"Hazard pay."
Working in a chemical warehouse you should get paid the same pay scale as a production technition since your dealing with the same hazards.

Material Handler in Rancho Santa Margarita:
"English."
Make sure of material traceability.

Material Handler in Goshen:
"Performance."
Just pay close attention when being trained. Dont be afraid to ask questions or ask to try anything new. Advance yourself in your job if you can. Push yourself to do more.

Material Handler in Reading:
"How many hours I would be working."
Be very accurate with numbers and inventory.

Key Stats for Material Handler

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 290 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Material Handler Salaries

Logistics
▲11%

Inventory Management
▲4%

Data Entry
▲3%

Machine Operation
▲3%

Receiving
▲3%

▲2%


SAP Materials Management (SAP MM)
▲2%

material handler
▲2%

Picking
▲1%

National Average
$29,000

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼3%

forklift
▼7%

Forklift Operator
▼7%

forklift driver
▼7%

Fork lift
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 290 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 22%