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Average Shipping Manager Hourly Pay

$16.82
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,529
Bonus
$26,000
Commission
$1,989
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The average hourly pay for a Shipping Manager is $16.82.
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$13.06
MEDIAN
$16.82
90%
$22.55
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $23
Bonus
$205 - $7,899
Profit Sharing
$399 - $7,539
Commission
$0 - $26,000
Total Pay
$30,095 - $65,250
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What Do Shipping Managers Do?

Shipping Manager Tasks
  • Evaluate and choose load size and transport, and coordinate from point of origin to final destination.
  • Liaise with compliance department to ensure meeting local, federal and international regulations.
  • Hire, train, and oversee workers who receive, store, test, and ship.
  • Manage shipping and receiving operations, conditions, costs and timelines.

Job Satisfaction for Shipping Manager

3.8 out of 5
(366)
Highly Satisfied
18Reviews

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What Are Popular Skills for Shipping Managers?

Skills in Logistics and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Inventory Control, Inventory Management and Shipping.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Shipping Managers?

An entry-level Shipping Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.55 based on 22 salaries. An early career Shipping Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.53 based on 485 salaries. A mid-career Shipping Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.38 based on 345 salaries. An experienced Shipping Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.81 based on 354 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Shipping Manager in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 13.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cleveland, Ohio (13.0% more) and Houston, Texas (9.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (13.8% less), Salt Lake City, Utah (10.6% less) and Los Angeles, California (0.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,377 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.6%
Early Career
35.2%
Mid Career
25.1%
Experienced
25.7%
Late Career
12.4%