$27,146
Avg. Salary
$11.99
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$800

Bonus

$1,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Picker is $11.99 per hour.

The average pay for a Picker is $27,146 per year.

$9.73
10%
$11.99
50%
$15.37
90%
MEDIAN $11.99
$20k
10%
$27k
50%
$56k
90%
MEDIAN $27,146
$19,791 - $55,629
$20K
$27K
$56K
MEDIAN: $27,146
10%
50%
90%

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$9.73 - $15.37
$9
$12
$15
MEDIAN: $11.99
10%
50%
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$0$55K
Salary $19,791 - $55,629
Bonus $74.50 - $3,020
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$20,518 - $35,240
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 31
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $9.73 - $15.37
Hourly Tips $2.86
Overtime $14.05 - $22.83
Annual Data $0$35K
Bonus $74.50 - $3,020
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$20,518 - $35,240
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 870

Job Description for Picker

Pickers typically work in warehouse operations for retail, manufacturing, and other organizations. They are responsible for collecting and organizing items ordered by customers and clients, as well as preparing them for shipment. Order pickers typically either deposit these items into a sorting system to be sent to packers, or they may be responsible for the packing themselves. Smaller operations may also require pickers to load trucks.

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Picker Tasks
  • Fill orders for the delivery, sale, and movement of products and goods.
  • Operate equipment to collect, deliver, and package goods.
  • Conduct inventories and maintain appearance and flow of goods and workspace.
  • Utilize computer system to identify tasks, enter completed tasks and find goods.

Picker Pay By Employer

$0$31K

Amazon.com Inc
45 profiles
$25,996

Common Career Paths for Picker


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Though not the most common occurrence, Pickers sometimes become Warehouse Supervisors, where the average income is $41K per year. It is more probable, however, that Pickers become Warehouse Workers or Material Handlers.

Picker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Picker

Pay by Experience for a Picker has a positive trend. An entry-level Picker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 373 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Picker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 84 salaries. An experienced Picker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 34 salaries. A Picker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 11 salaries.

Picker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Picker?

Picker:
A very physical job for decent pay ($15.65), but very physically and mentally draining. Management is pretty nice, the job is fairly independent, with little contact with coworkers besides the 2 breaks within the 10-12 hour days.

Picker in Winder:
"It's ok."
Pros: Close to home
Cons: pay

Picker in Moreno Valley:
"Boring."
Pros: Being able to wear shorts and tennis shoes to work.
Cons:

Picker in Murfreesboro:
"Fast pace work, with very little breaks."
Pros:
Cons: Hard work for low pay.

Picker in Greenland:
"Cole haan."
Pros: The work, the people and the overtime.
Cons: Not knowing when we're getting out, the forced shift changes.

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Key Stats for Picker

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 146 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Picker Salaries

Late-Career
▲8%

Experienced
▲6%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$26,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Picker Salaries

Packing
▲17%

forklift
▲16%

National Average
$26,000

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 146 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 36%