Receiving Worker Salary

Receiving Workers in the United States can expect to earn an average of $11.91 per hour. Experience level and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Some workers in this field — about a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by the greater part and dental plans are enjoyed by over one-half. Most Receiving Workers are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$8.97 - $17.60
$9
$12
$18
MEDIAN: $12.13
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $8.97 - $17.60
Overtime $15.07 - $29.80
Annual Data $0$41K
Bonus $520
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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$18,678 - $41,853
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 153

Job Description for Receiving Worker

Receiving workers typically work in a warehouse environment and are responsible for receiving and organizing shipments of items. This work can be physically demanding, as heavy items must be moved from one location to another, and standing, walking, kneeling, and reaching are often necessary.

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Receiving Worker Tasks

  • Coordinate, prepare, and manage shipping records.
  • Assemble and build shipping boxes or crates.
  • Post weights and charges for each order, and ensure accuracy according.

Receiving Worker Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Receiving Worker


Receiving Workers seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at The Home Depot Inc., where the average salary comes to $21K.

Employees at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc take home the smallest paychecks, and $17K is the median salary. Furthermore, range in pay is narrow, with salaries starting at $16K and quickly nearing the top at only $25K.

Pay by Experience Level for Receiving Worker

Pay by Experience for a Receiving Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Receiving Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 100 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Receiving Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Receiving Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 21 salaries. A Receiving Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 7 salaries.

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Key Stats for Receiving Worker

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Receiving Worker Salaries

Late-Career
▲51%

Experienced
▲29%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
$26,000

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 38%