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Industrial Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$73,291 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Industrial Clerk is $73,291 a year and $35 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Industrial Clerk is between $52,640 and $90,367. 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

  • Inspects loaded freight cars to ascertain that materials and goods, such as automobiles, lumber, or containers of explosives are securely braced and blocked according to loading specifications.
  • Measures height and width of loads to ensure that they will pass over bridges and through tunnels on scheduled route.
  • Ensures that warning signs are posted on cars containing explosives and radioactive or inflammatory materials.
  • Records discrepancies detected and notifies loading crews to reload cars or insert additional bracing or packing.
Industrial Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Transportation Inspectors

Job family population: 30,030

Estimated population of Industrial Clerk jobs: 3,029

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Industrial Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Billing Clerk
May 16
Crystal Lake, IL, USA
Working World Staffing Services
We are seeking a Billing Clerk to become an integral part of our team! You will compile data ... We are currently recruiting for positions in the Light Industrial field, along with the ...
Warehouse/Shipping Clerk
May 1
Hampshire, IL, USA
As a shipping clerk you are to provide the customer with the best quality products by ensuring the ... light industrial staffing and one of Crain's Chicago's Largest Private Companies in 2017, is a ...
Permit Clerk
Apr 19
Gary, IN, USA
The Kaplan Trucking Company
As a Permit Clerk you will be responsible for, but are not limited to the following ... other industrial companies. In addition to steel, many companies rely on our flatbed trucking ...
Shipping Clerk
Apr 6
Hobart, IN, USA
Daifuku Wynright Corporation
Overview The Shipping Clerk performs shipping and receiving tasks, including receiving items ... industrial setting + Licensed forklift truck operator + Good computer skills + Good verbal ...
Clerk I - Equipment Operator
Mar 13
Bensenville, IL, USA
The Bradford Group
... Industrial Truck Operation Certificate. + Reliable team-player with a work hard, plan hard attitude and at least 18 years of age. + Thrive in a fast -pace team environment in which perfect attendance ...
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