The average hourly pay for a Shipping Supervisor is $16.93.
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Job Description for Shipping Supervisor
Shipping supervisors work in warehouse environments overseeing large amounts of inventory. They supervise other warehouse employees and drivers to ensure that products are prepared for shipment, sent out, and received by clients on time and in compliance with company policy. An important part of this job involves meeting a company's production goals and finding ways to increase productivity. Shipping supervisors are often the liaison between the workers/drivers and upper management, and they are…Read more
Shipping Supervisor Tasks
- Direct and coordinate employees to ensure that orders are filled, complete, and ready to be shipped out.
- Learn, follow, and exemplify safety policies.
- Communicate and foster positive relationships with major freight carriers.
- Monitor the loading and unloading of all deliverables and oversee the appropriate packaging for products.
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Skills in Logistics and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Inventory Management, People Management and Shipping.
Pay by Experience Level for Shipping Supervisor
An entry-level Shipping Supervisor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.76 based on 19 salaries. An early career Shipping Supervisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.00 based on 377 salaries. A mid-career Shipping Supervisor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.37 based on 287 salaries. An experienced Shipping Supervisor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.33 based on 232 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
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Employees with Shipping Supervisor in their job title in Louisville, Kentucky earn an average of 4.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (1.7% more) and Houston, Texas (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (11.4% less), Atlanta, Georgia (11.4% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (9.0% less).
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