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Freight Analyst Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$60,320 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Freight Analyst is $60,320 a year and $29 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Freight Analyst is between $42,157 and $74,927. 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

  • Administers freight schedules for customers, analyzes freight requirements and needs, allocates the appropriate schedules to put them on, and develops new schedules as required.
  • Analyzes schedules and provides recommendation for fee structure.
  • Researches shipments, determines any discrepancies in the freight, and prepares freight documents.
  • Collaborates with logistics team members and vendors to ensure timely payment of freight invoices while driving process improvement.
  • Challenges processes, and works with key contributors in the processes to maximize efficiencies, improve processes, and eliminate wasteful activities.
Freight Analyst Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Logisticians

Job family population: 159,800

Estimated population of Freight Analyst jobs: 139,040

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Freight Analyst Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

International Freight Pricing Analyst
Mar 1
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
CS Recruiting
International Freight Pricing Analyst The International Freight Pricing Analyst will be joining a new centralized pricing team at our client's corporate office. Since this is a new function, you will ...
Sr. Analyst I - Pricing
May 1
Lagrange Hlds, United States
Progress Rail Services
From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ... The analyst will work extensively with other departments in development of list pricing and in ...
Business Systems Analyst
May 6
Chicago, IL, USA
Hassett Express
The Business Systems Analyst reviews, analyzes and evaluates user needs to create application and ... Requires strong knowledge of transportation, logistics and/or freight forwarding software and ...
Billing Analyst
May 2
Glenview, IL, USA
Accounting Principals
Billing Analyst - Northbrook, IL Fortune 500 manufacturing company in Northbrook is seeking an ... Working with buyers to have PO Freight Terms changed as needed, * Working with Sales Teams to have ...
Sales Executive - International Freight (Midwest)
May 2
Chicago, United States
Livingston International
Ability to research, synthesize and analyze complex and diverse information * Understanding of international freight processes, equipment, competitors, and supply chain data * Planning daily, weekly ...
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