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Import/Export Agent Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$72,314 (USD)

Average Salary

$35/hr

Average Hourly

$2,545

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Import/Export Agent is $72,314 a year and $35 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Import/Export Agent is between $51,938 and $89,163. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Import/Export 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:
  • Negotiates settlements between foreign and domestic shippers, and coordinates activities of import-export traffic unit.
  • Plans and directs flow of air and surface traffic moving to overseas destinations.
  • Supervises workers engaged in receiving and shipping freight, documentation, waybilling, assessing charges, and collecting fees for shipments.
Import/Export Agent Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products

Job family population: 294,050

Estimated population of Import/Export Agent jobs: 3,743

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$83,832
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Chicago, Illinois

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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...

Import/Export Agent Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Ocean Import Clerk
May 16
Bensenville, IL, USA
CHICAGO EXPRESS INTERNATIONAL INC
Since then we have developed into a full service Transportation Company with a worldwide agent ... Also possible cross training for Air import or Ocean Export What will make you successful in this ...
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