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Cargo Agent Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$50,697 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$801

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cargo Agent is $50,697 a year and $24 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Cargo Agent is between $37,341 and $61,839. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Cargo Agent. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Routes inbound and outbound airfreight shipments to their destinations.
  • Takes orders from customers and arranges for pickup of freight and delivery.
  • Assembles cargo according to destination.
  • Prepares manifest to accompany shipments.
Cargo Agent Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Cargo and Freight Agents

Job family population: 89,920

Estimated population of Cargo Agent jobs: 42,269

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$58,772
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Cost of Living Score:

Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Cargo Agent Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

On Demand Drivers w/ Cars, Pickup Trucks, SUV's, Minivans, Cargo Vans,
May 6
Chicago, IL, USA
T.A.G. Transportation Agent Grid
Requirements needed to be contracted with Transportation Agent Grid/ T.A.G. *****(IF YOU DO NOT ... Cargo Insurance * Smart Phone with internet access * Valid IL Driver's License * Proof to work in ...
General Labor - Warehouse Associate - Ramp Agent
May 14
Schiller Park, IL, USA
dnata
Summary- Aircraft Ramp Agent- dnata is looking for people with Warehouse experience and General ... Lift baggage and or cargo weighing up to 70lbs. when loading/unloading aircraft, carts, and ...
Air Export Agent I
Jun 6
Chicago, IL, USA
Yusen Logistics
: Air Export Agent I The Export Agent facilitates the shipment of cargo via air transport. The Export Agent is responsible for receiving shipping instructions and following customer specific guidelines ...
Baggage Claim Agent
May 21
Chicago, IL, USA
Prospect Airport Services
S. Customs, AA Cargo and departure crew. 10. Process inbound shipment and on-hand Priority Parcel in SABRE. 11. Provide assistance to customers picking up shipments, input final disposition of ...
Air Export Agent I
Jun 7
Evanston, IL, USA
Yusen Logistics
: Air Export Agent I The Export Agent facilitates the shipment of cargo via air transport. The Export Agent is responsible for receiving shipping instructions and following customer specific guidelines ...
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