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Receiving Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$39,051 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Receiving Clerk is $39,051 a year and $19 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Receiving Clerk is between $29,518 and $46,958. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Receiving 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

  • Verifies and keeps records on incoming shipments.
  • Unpacks and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and contacts shipper to rectify damages and shortages.
  • Compares identifying information and counts, weighs, or measures items of incoming shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders, or other records.
Receiving Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Job family population: 671,780

Estimated population of Receiving Clerk jobs: 24,184

Rate of error: 0.7%

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...

Receiving Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Shipping/Receiving Clerk and Warehouse Manager
Jun 20
Chicago, IL, USA
Frequency Audio Visual Services Inc
We are seeking a Shipping/Receiving Clerk And Warehouse Manager to become an integral part of our team! You will help coordinate incoming and outgoing shipment activities. Manage Inventory in our ...
Warehouse Receiving Clerk
Jun 20
Rockdale, IL, USA
First Staff Services
Position: Warehouse receiving clerk Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm Pay: $13.50 - $14.00 Duties: * Data entry * Stocking items * Pick and pull items * Assist with inventory * Assist with shipping and ...
Shipping Receiving Clerk
Jun 11
Buffalo Grove, IL, USA
Snelling Staffing, L.L.C.
Warehouse Shipping/Receiving Clerk Snelling is looking for a reliable Warehouse Shipping/Receiving Clerk in Buffalo Grove, IL. The Warehouse Shipping/Receiving Clerk will be responsible for picking ...
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 will help coordinate incoming and outgoing shipment activities. Responsibilities: * Prepare ...
Shipping/Receiving Clerk
Jun 21
Romeoville, IL, USA
Integrity Staffing
Shipping/Receiving Needed in Romeoville, IL. Hours: M-F 730am-430pm Pay: $15.00 Hourly Temp-Hire Details/Experience: * Forklift Experience Required, particularly sit-down 3-Wheel Electric * Fed Ex ...
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