Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Shipping and Receiving Assistant is $14.74
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Shipping and Receiving Assistants?
An entry-level Shipping and Receiving Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.96 based on 10 salaries. An early career Shipping and Receiving Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.15 …Read more
What Do Shipping and Receiving Assistants Do?
A shipping and receiving assistant's duties include loading and unloading products and placing received products to the appointed departments and storage locations. The assistant maintains appropriate record keeping, department documentation, and follows up with all procedures required to maintain a safe and efficient work environment. This employee must also maintain a clean and organized receiving floor, maintain all required shipping and receiving documentation, and be able to utilize the …Read more
- Maintain stock rooms, and receive and store merchandise.
- Check inbound and outbound merchandise for wear and report any damages.
- Ensure the correct merchandise is shipped and report on inventory shipments.
- Operate warehouse machinery, including forklifts and pallet jacks.