Sorter Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$29,000
$23,000
$29,000
$35,000
Sorters in the United States make an average salary of $29,208 per year or $14.04 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $24,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $35,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Oregon, New York, Michigan, Maine, and New Mexico provide the highest sorter salaries.
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Map of Sorter Salaries

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Average Sorter Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a sorter is roughly $29,208 per year, which boils down to $14.04 per hour. Interestingly enough, sorters have the highest salaries in Brentwood, NY at about $32,314 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in Brentwood, NY is $23,000. Additionally, sorters make more than the average salary in Portland, OR, Pontiac, MI, Madera, CA, Easton, PA, and Saint Paul, MN. On a more broad level, sorter salaries are highest in Oregon, New York, Michigan, Maine, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island. On the contrary, Louisiana, Alabama, and Mississippi offer the lowest sorter salaries.

Average Sorter Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a sorter, working for Lockheed Martin or Waste Connections might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Casella Waste Systems and Amazon report highly competitive salaries for sorters.

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Sorter Salary History

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Recently Added Sorter Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Fedex Ground PH Us
Fedex Ground PH Us
Package Sorter
Package Sorter
Package Sorter
Denver, CO
Denver, CO
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$34,436
$34,436
07/31/2020
Warehouse Sorter
Warehouse Sorter
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$31,305
$31,305
07/31/2020
Amazon Package Sorter
Amazon Package Sorter
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$31,305
$31,305
07/31/2020
Fedex Ground PH Us
Fedex Ground PH Us
Package Sorter
Package Sorter
Package Sorter
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$27,861
$27,861
07/31/2020
Fedex Ground PH Us
Fedex Ground PH Us
Package Sorter
Package Sorter
Package Sorter
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$38,610
$38,610
07/31/2020
Fedex Ground PH Us
Fedex Ground PH Us
Package Sorter
Package Sorter
Package Sorter
Memphis, TN
Memphis, TN
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$27,861
$27,861
07/31/2020
Fedex Ground PH Us
Fedex Ground PH Us
Package Sorter
Package Sorter
Package Sorter
Boston, MA
Boston, MA
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$32,870
$32,870
07/31/2020
Lyneer Staffing
Lyneer Staffing
Mail Sorter
Mail Sorter
Mail Sorter
07/30/2020
07/30/2020
$20,870
$20,870
07/30/2020
Onesource Staffing Solutions
Onesource Staffing Solutions
General Labors/Sorters
General Labors/Sorters
General Labors/Sorters
07/30/2020
07/30/2020
$28,175
$28,175
07/30/2020
Sorter
Sorter
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$29,218
$29,218
07/29/2020