Ocean Export Coordinator Salary
Median pay for Ocean Export Coordinators in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $42K annually. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. A strong majority enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little less than one-half. For the most part, Ocean Export Coordinators enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Most Ocean Export Coordinators survey respondents are women (71 percent). Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
|Salary||$32,878 - $56,682|
|Bonus||$993 - $7,340|
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|$31,563 - $55,201|
|Hourly Rate||$14.07 - $23.28|
|Overtime||$20.39 - $33.55|
|Bonus||$993 - $7,340|
|Total Pay (||$31,563 - $55,201|
Job Description for Ocean Export Coordinator
An ocean export coordinator helps control the flow of products and/or information to clients and customers across international waters; this means shipments headed overseas are ultimately the ocean export coordinator's responsibility. The coordinator is expected to respond to client need, and providing an accurate timeline for delivery. They keep up with changes to import and export laws for every country from which their company ships or which receive items. Ocean export coordinators are also expected to perform regular in-depth audits of all workflow operations.Read More...
Most ocean export coordinators work for shipping companies, and they typically work in a shipping warehouse environment. Since shipping is a 24/7 field, an ocean export coordinator may work any shift based on the needs of the company. This is generally a full-time job.
While most companies have a minimum educational requirement of a high school diploma or equivalent, most prefer a bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in the field. Having a flexible work schedule is also a plus. Ocean export coordinators must be detail-oriented, a team player, and customer-focused. On top of that, being able to communicate effectively in both verbal and written communication is essential. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Ocean Export Coordinator Tasks
- Take booking requests ensuring bookings are made at current and accurate rates.
- Keep customers appraised to the export details of transactions in accordance with local office export operation procedures.
- Monitor and manage shipments until completion.
- Communicate with carriers, origin and destination locations regarding shipment status, special handling and delivery processes.
- Consolidate and route shipments based on local office procedures.
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Pay by Experience Level for Ocean Export Coordinator
Pay by Experience for an Ocean Export Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Ocean Export Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 88 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Ocean Export Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Ocean Export Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 44 salaries. An Ocean Export Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 13 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
Location does not play a huge part in determining pay, but Ocean Export Coordinators in Portland do earn slightly more than the national average. Ocean Export Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Newark (+3 percent) and Chicago (+2 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 20 percent south of the national average, can be found in Miami. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Charleston and Seattle (15 percent lower and 11 percent lower, respectively).
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