Average Receiving Clerk Hourly Pay

$14.11
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$608
Bonus
$700
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The average hourly pay for a Receiving Clerk is $14.11.
10%
$10.69
MEDIAN
$14.11
90%
$17.99
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$11 - $18
Bonus
$104 - $2,954
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$155 - $3,878
Total Pay
$22,526 - $39,620
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What Do Receiving Clerks Do?

Receiving Clerk Tasks
  • Manage levels of supplies.
  • Research prices and supplies of non-mandated items.
  • Work with approved vendors to purchase and deliver needed materials.
  • Establish par levels of supplies need by company.

Job Satisfaction for Receiving Clerk

3.7 out of 5
(308)
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The top respondents for the job title Receiving Clerk are from the companies Lowe's Home Improvement Inc., Lowe's Companies, Inc and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc where the average pay is $17.08. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include The Home Depot Inc. and The Kroger Company, earning around $15.82 and $15.09, respectively. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc pays the lowest at around $11.07. Meijer, Inc. and Lowe's Home Improvement Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $11.70 and $14.82, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Receiving Clerks?

Skills in Data Entry, Inventory Control, Inventory Management and Shipping are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Receiving Clerks?

An entry-level Receiving Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.36 based on 40 salaries. An early career Receiving Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.24 based on 535 salaries. A mid-career Receiving Clerk with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.36 based on 233 salaries. An experienced Receiving Clerk with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.12 based on 307 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.
Employees with Receiving Clerk in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 19.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cleveland, Ohio (5.7% more) and Houston, Texas (5.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (7.3% less) and Los Angeles, California (2.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,260 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.2%
Early Career
42.5%
Mid Career
18.5%
Experienced
24.4%
Late Career
11.5%