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Inventory Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$41,952 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Inventory Clerk is $41,952 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Inventory Clerk is between $31,838 and $50,318. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Inventory 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 keeps records of quantity, type, and value of material, property, equipment, merchandise, or supplies.
  • Counts material, property, equipment, merchandise, or supplies and posts totals to inventory/property records.
  • Verifies record computations against physical count of inventory, and adjusts errors in computation or count or investigates and reports reasons for discrepancies.
Inventory Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Stock Clerks and Order Fillers

Job family population: 2,046,040

Estimated population of Inventory Clerk jobs: 14,547

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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...

Inventory Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Shipping Receiving Clerk
Jun 11
Buffalo Grove, IL, USA
Snelling Staffing, L.L.C.
The Warehouse Shipping/Receiving Clerk will be responsible for picking and packing, inventory as well as shipping and receiving duties. Pay: $14.00 Schedule: Monday - Friday 9:30 am to 6:00 pm ...
Shipping Receiving Clerk
May 31
Northbrook, IL, USA
F.E. Moran
Working from our Northbrook, IL distribution center, the Shipping/Receiving Clerk is responsible for organizing and managing inventory. This includes receiving packages from UPS and larger trucks ...
Shipping & Receiving Clerk
Jun 14
Carol Stream, IL, USA
R+W America L.P.
Fast growing company seeking Shipping & Receiving Clerk to become an integral part of our team! You ... Organize inventory * Assemble product * Perform other administrative or warehouse duties as ...
Shipping Clerk
Jun 10
Lincolnshire, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
This role is a 1st shift (7am- to 3:30pm)Shipping Clerk Role. Call our Libertyville team and get ... Track inventory and report any shortages to sales team so we can update the website * Process ...
Shipping Receiving Clerk
Mar 28
Wood Dale, IL, USA
Keep accurate inventory and participate in periodic inventory counts * Follow and help improve all warehouse processes * Help new hires understand current warehouse processes * Pick, pack, verify and ...
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