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Documentation Billing Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$44,520 (USD)

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Last updated: May 27, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Documentation Billing Clerk is $44,520 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Documentation Billing Clerk is between $33,334 and $53,806. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Documentation Billing Clerk. 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

  • Compiles and types transportation billing documents listing details of freight shipped by carrier.
  • Types information on manifest, such as name of shipper, weight, destination, and charges from bills of lading and shipper's declaration.
  • Computes totals of document items, using adding machine.
  • Compares figures and totals on documents with statement of accounts submitted by accounting department to verify accuracy of documents.
  • Notifies cargo checker to examine shipment when discrepancies are found.
  • Resolves discrepancies on accounting records or manifest.
  • May prepare manifest, using billing machine.
  • May notify shipper's agent of consular visa and official stamps required and attach stamps to documents when presented by agent.
  • May be designated by type of document prepared as manifest clerk; waybill clerk.
Documentation Billing Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Billing and Posting Clerks

Job family population: 476,010

Estimated population of Documentation Billing Clerk jobs: 5,246

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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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...

Documentation Billing Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Arlington Heights Ford
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Front Counter Clerk
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ARC Document Solutions
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Shipping / Receiving Clerk Material Handler 19-00399
May 17
Bensenville, IL, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
Locate and review shipping documentation. Notify Shop Supervisor of any discrepancies, questions ... Affix Bill of Lading/packing slip to exterior of finished skid. Legibly write ship to address ...
Shipping Receiving Clerk
May 23
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
Skyline Staffing
Complete and mail bills, contracts, policies, invoices, or checks. * Operate office machines, such ... Review files, records, and other documents to obtain information to respond to requests.
Import Clerk
Apr 30
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Nankai Transport International (USA), Inc.
: Import Clerk This is a position with an established full-service logistics company that specializes ... shipping documents and billing invoices, labeling/preparing packages, handling phone calls and ...
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