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Forwarder Salary

$34,703 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Forwarder is $34,703 a year and $17 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Forwarder is between $26,513 and $41,447. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Forwarder. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Trims and rounds sewed signatures and pastes covers on signatures to form books: trims edges of sewed signatures.
  • Rounds back of sewed signatures by working outer signatures forward toward fore-edge with fingers and pounding back into required curvature with hammer.
  • Pastes end papers on book covers and pastes covers on sewed signatures to form finished books.
  • May be designated according to type of book completed as blankbook forwarder.
Forwarder Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Forwarder jobs: 15

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the largest city by population is New York City...

Forwarder Job Listings for United States

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May 11
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Customs Entry Writer - Freight Forwarder
May 14
New Providence, USA
Pinto Employment Search
FREIGHT FORWARDER NEW JERSEY Dynamic, growing logistics provider now hiring a Customs Entry Writer! Responsibilities include: * Submit ISF and Customs entries for international ocean and air ...
Sales Representative - Freight Forwarder
May 1
Atlanta, GA, USA
Adcom Worldwide
* Previous experience in sales for a freight forwarder preferred. * Ability to travel. * Ability to provide proof of previous clientele and accomplishments. * International forwarding experience as ...
International and Domestic Operations Agent - Freight Forwarder
Apr 29
Atlanta, GA, USA
Adcom Worldwide
International and domestic operations experience for a freight forwarder is expected. Evaluating and decision making in regards to routing methods and pricing. Producing international and domestic ...
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