$34,144
Avg. Salary
$12.84
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$700

Bonus

$1,179

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Shipper, Receiver, Packer is $12.84 per hour.

The average pay for a Shipper, Receiver, Packer is $34,144 per year.

10%
$9.79
10%
$12.84
50%
$17.27
90%
90%
MEDIAN $12.84
10%
$20k
10%
$34k
50%
$59k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $34,144
$20,067 - $59,291
$20K
$34K
$59K
MEDIAN: $34,144
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$9.79 - $17.27
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$0$59K
Salary $20,067 - $59,291
Bonus $95.77 - $2,989
Profit Sharing $405 - $1,775
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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$20,620 - $39,341
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 25
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $9.79 - $17.27
Hourly Tips $2.48
Overtime $14.58 - $27.09
Annual Data $0$39K
Bonus $95.77 - $2,989
Profit Sharing $405 - $1,775
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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$20,620 - $39,341
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 571

Job Description for Shipper, Receiver, Packer

Shipper/receiver/packer positions are often found in warehouse environments. This job requires labeling, packing, and shipping packages in accordance with regulations set by local, state, federal, and sometimes international laws. They must be able to properly fill out packing and inventory slips to avoid problems with package delivery. Accuracy is important for this position, because customers often expect goods to arrive in a certain time frame. Shipper/receiver/packers must be able to monitor inventory and communicate with supervisors when inventory runs low, as well as weigh, count, and pack items in a cost-effective and efficient manner.

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Shipper, Receiver, Packer Tasks
  • Package, ship and inspect outgoing packages of goods.
  • Record data on shipment of packages both inbound and outbound.

Common Career Paths for Shipper, Receiver, Packer


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While not commonly seen, Shippers, Receivers, and Packers who transition into an Operations Manager position may see a rise in pay. The median salary for Operations Managers is $59K per year. Becoming a Shipping & Receiving Lead or a Shipping & Receiving Clerk is, however, a more typical career progression for Shippers, Receivers, and Packers.

Shipper, Receiver, Packer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Shipper, Receiver, Packer


Shippers, Receivers, and Packers report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Receiving, Inventory Control, forklift, and Forklift Operator are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 11 percent. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Picking and Customer Service. The majority of those who know Packaging also know Inventory Control.

Pay by Experience Level for Shipper, Receiver, Packer

Pay by Experience for a Shipper, Receiver, Packer has a positive trend. An entry-level Shipper, Receiver, Packer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 235 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Shipper, Receiver, Packer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 97 salaries. An experienced Shipper, Receiver, Packer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 70 salaries. A Shipper, Receiver, Packer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 27 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

6%

-22%

National Average: $27,877

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

For Shippers, Receivers, and Packers, busy Los Angeles offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 9 percent above the national average. Shippers, Receivers, and Packers will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+9 percent) and Torrance (+6 percent). In Chicago, salaries are 19 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

Shipper, Receiver, Packer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Shipper, Receiver, Packer?

Shipper, Receiver, Packer in Walnut Creek:
"Shipping and Receiving."
Pros: Broadway Plaza has a Wetzel's Pretzel's.
Cons: Rich snobby people take their dogs everywhere!

Shipper, Receiver, Packer in Slater:
"Co workers."
Ensure your job is being done efficiently before helping out other areas. In my company some workers notice the "hard" working people and let them do their work for them causing you more work and no more money.

Shipper, Receiver, Packer in Farmington Hills:
"Multitasking."
Proper training in the whole department. Pulled orders, pack orders, shipped ups packages, pull orders for LTL trucks, shipments to various stated, mean manufacturing. Light machine assembly.My main job was shipping out truck orders.z little computer skills.

Shipper, Receiver, Packer in Sacramento:
"Don't give raises, no appreciation for hard work."
Stay far away from reliable parts inc.

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Key Stats for Shipper, Receiver, Packer

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 112 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Shipper, Receiver, Packer Salaries

▲24%

▲14%

▲1%

National Average
$28,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Shipper, Receiver, Packer Salaries

Receiving
▲8%


forklift
▲1%

Forklift Operator
▼0%

National Average
$28,000

▼1%

▼2%

Customer Service
▼11%

Picking
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 112 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 34%