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Route Delivery Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$41,402 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Route Delivery Clerk is $41,402 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Route Delivery Clerk is between $31,210 and $49,827. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Route Delivery 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

  • Prepares itemized delivery sheet for items of merchandise to be delivered by truck drivers, grouping and routing deliveries according to designated districts.
  • Copies information, such as name, address of consignee, type of merchandise, number of pieces, and mailing designation, from records onto delivery sheet.
  • Locates and picks merchandise and verifies against delivery sheet specifications.
  • May arrange for unloading of merchandise from freight cars, transport trucks, or ships, into consignees' trucks.
  • May keep records of and arrange for storage of undelivered merchandise.
Route Delivery Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Cargo and Freight Agents

Job family population: 89,920

Estimated population of Route Delivery Clerk jobs: 4,311

Rate of error: 2.2%

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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

Route Delivery Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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May 14
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ARC Document Solutions
The Front Counter Clerk is responsible for answering incoming calls, greeting and assisting ... Maintains and routes publications. * Coordinates the pick-up and delivery of express mail services ...
Accounting Clerk
May 7
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Emergency Nurses Association
Works in Accounts Payable electronic routing system to set up new user accounts, trains new users ... Maintains 1099 vendors and ensures proper deliver of 1099 forms to vendors and filing to IRS.
Mar 19
Chicago, IL, USA
Compass Group
Receives, sorts, delivers, picks up and processes courier items, interoffice mail, magazines and ... Researches and routes unidentified and generic mail. * Coordinates, stages, and transports bulk ...
Mail Clerk
May 21
Deerfield, IL, USA
Picks up and delivers mail per assigned route and schedule. Sorts, weighs, meters and trays U.S. Mail. Substitutes for other Mail Services employees (including Drivers) as needed. * Participates in ...
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