Shipping And Receiving Clerk Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$28,000
$23,000
$28,000
$33,000
Shipping and receiving clerks in the United States make an average salary of $28,195 per year or $13.56 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $23,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $33,000. If you like following the crowd, professional and manufacturing companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out transportation, technology, and manufacturing companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. Maine, Washington, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island provide the highest shipping and receiving clerk salaries.
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Map of Shipping And Receiving Clerk Salaries

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Average Shipping And Receiving Clerk Salary By Location

While a shipping and receiving clerk can average a salary of $28,195 per year, or $13.56 per hour, there are many opportunities for shipping and receiving clerks to make more. For example, in Portland, ME you might make $34,767 per year. Other high-paying locations include Redmond, WA, South San Francisco, CA and Elizabeth, NJ. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Portland, ME where the average starting salary is $24,000. The highest paying states for shipping and receiving clerks include Maine, Washington and New Jersey. Meanwhile, Georgia, Nebraska, and Arkansas offer the lowest salaries.

Average Shipping And Receiving Clerk Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Federal-Mogul and UnitedHealth Group as they offer the highest salaries for shipping and receiving clerks.

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Average Shipping And Receiving Clerk Pay By Industry

The salary for a shipping and receiving clerk can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for shipping and receiving clerks tend to be found in transportation, technology, and manufacturing companies. In fact, shipping and receiving clerks can make a yearly salary of $29,147 while working for transportation companies.

Industry
Average Salary
Transportation
Transportation
$29,147
$29k
Technology
Technology
$28,798
$29k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$28,763
$29k
Retail
Retail
$27,708
$28k
Professional
Professional
$26,294
$26k

Shipping And Receiving Clerk Salary History

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Shipping And Receiving Clerk Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a shipping and receiving clerk can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Shipping And Receiving Clerk Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Magnum Venus Products
Magnum Venus Products
Shipping/Receiving Clerk
Shipping/Receiving Clerk
Shipping/Receiving Clerk
07/30/2020
07/30/2020
$33,392
$33,392
07/30/2020
Cortech LLC
Cortech LLC
Shipping/Receiving Clerk
Shipping/Receiving Clerk
Shipping/Receiving Clerk
San Diego, CA
San Diego, CA
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$27,131
$27,131
07/29/2020
Shipping/Receiving Clerk
Shipping/Receiving Clerk
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$30,178
$30,178
07/29/2020
Shipping & Receiving Clerk
Shipping & Receiving Clerk
07/28/2020
07/28/2020
$27,131
$27,131
07/28/2020
Staffworks
Staffworks
Shipping & Receiving Clerk
Shipping & Receiving Clerk
Shipping & Receiving Clerk
07/28/2020
07/28/2020
$27,131
$27,131
07/28/2020
Merito Group
Merito Group
Shipping and Receiving Clerk-Atlanta Airport, With Benefits
Shipping and Receiving Clerk-Atlanta Airport, With Benefits
Shipping and Receiving Clerk-Atlanta Airport, With Benefits
07/27/2020
07/27/2020
$24,001
$24,001
07/27/2020
Aerotek
Aerotek
Shipping/Receiving Clerks Needed
Shipping/Receiving Clerks Needed
Shipping/Receiving Clerks Needed
Santa Ana, CA
Santa Ana, CA
07/27/2020
07/27/2020
$33,392
$33,392
07/27/2020
Shipping and Receiving Clerk RD Shift)
Shipping and Receiving Clerk RD Shift)
07/23/2020
07/23/2020
$25,044
$25,044
07/23/2020
Personnel Services
Personnel Services
Shipping and Receiving Clerk
Shipping and Receiving Clerk
Shipping and Receiving Clerk
07/21/2020
07/21/2020
$31,305
$31,305
07/21/2020
Employ Partners
Employ Partners
Shipping and Receiving Clerk
Shipping and Receiving Clerk
Shipping and Receiving Clerk
07/21/2020
07/21/2020
$28,175
$28,175
07/21/2020