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Shipping & Receiving Weigher Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,788 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Shipping & Receiving Weigher is $42,788 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Shipping & Receiving Weigher is between $32,212 and $51,582. 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

  • Weighs and records weight of filled containers, cargo of loaded vehicles, or rolls of materials, such as cotton, sugarcane, paper, cloth, plastic, and tobacco, to keep receiving and shipping records.
  • Reads scale dial to ascertain weight and records weight on ticket, product, or material; or subtracts tare from gross weight to obtain net weight of product or material; or inserts ticket into automatic scale recorder that prints weight on ticket.
  • May convey objects to scale, using handtruck, and lift objects onto scale.
  • May record information on weight ticket, such as grade and yardage.
  • May be designated according to item weighed as cloth weigher; garment weigher; roll weigher; tobacco weigher.
  • May signal yard engineer to move cars on and off scale and be designated scaler.
  • May weigh only incoming or outgoing materials or products and be designated receiving weigher; shipping weigher.
Shipping & Receiving Weigher Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Job family population: 671,780

Estimated population of Shipping & Receiving Weigher jobs: 25,897

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Shipping & Receiving Weigher Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Shipping Receiving Lead
May 18
Zion, IL, USA
Pit Pal Products
SHIPPING & RECEIVING Lead Full time. Managerial duties. Construct weekly shipping tasks for ... Assembling finished products & packaging, picking parts, crating, weighing, loading/unloading and ...
Shipping and Receiving Specialist
May 7
Harvey, IL, USA
C&Y Global
Shipping & Receiving Location: Pro Metal Recycling Hours: 7:30AM - 4:30PM Pay: Based on experience ... Weigh and record weight of all material entering warehouse. * Generate and send settlements to all ...
Retail Receiving Associate
Feb 27
Burlington Stores Inc
Receive freight and convey shipments from the shipping/receiving platform to backroom * Process ... Physical requirements may include the ability to lift and move boxes weighing 40 lbs. or more. If ...
Bilingual Warehouse Associate
May 7
Chicago, IL, USA
Crown Services, Inc. - Chicago - Burbank
As a warehouse worker packing and prepping orders including some shipping and receiving duties. ... This can include counting, weighing and sorting products Why work for Crown: -Get paid weekly ...
Warehouse Associate
May 7
Chicago, IL, USA
Flash Global
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1) Assist with shipping and receiving, loading and unloading ... of physical inventory. 11) Weigh and count items for distribution within plant to ensure ...
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