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Shipping Order Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$38,252 (USD)

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Last updated: May 27, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Shipping Order Clerk is $38,252 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Shipping Order Clerk is between $29,108 and $45,802. 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

  • Submits requisitions for transportation from freight carriers to ship plant products.
  • Reads shipping orders to determine quantity and type of transportation needed.
  • Makes arrangements with carrier representative and issues instructions for loading products.
  • Annotates shipping orders to inform shipping department of loading location and time of arrival of transportation.
  • May perform other clerical tasks, such as typing and mailing bills, typing correspondence, and keeping files.
Shipping Order Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Job family population: 671,780

Estimated population of Shipping Order Clerk jobs: 25,420

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

Shipping Order Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Shipping Clerk
May 24
Hillside, IL, USA
Electrical & Mechanical Engineering, Design & Manufacturing
Responsible for packaging and checking that order has been filled correctly. REQUIREMENTS : Shipping Clerk Qualifications: · Experience packing heavy equipment. · Knowledge of shipping UPS, Fed Ex ...
Shipping / Receiving Clerk Material Handler 19-00399
May 17
Bensenville, IL, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
Shipping / Receiving Clerk Material Handler Located in Bensenville, IL Pay : 10-13/hr Temp to perm ... Legibly write ship to address, shipping contact name and phone number and customer purchase order ...
Shipping Clerk
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Guardian Equipment Co.
Material will be shipped according to general or order specific shipping instructions. Roles & Responsibilities: • Print pick lists and packing slips from Shipping Manager work screen of orders ...
Shipping Receiving Clerk
May 23
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
Skyline Staffing
Immediate Opening first shifts Shipping clerk!! Responsibility: Perform duties too varied and ... Inventory and order materials, supplies, and services. * Complete work schedules, manage calendars ...
Shipping and Receiving Clerk
Apr 27
Elwood, IL, USA
... order which is conveyed to the shipping clerk by final inspection via the shipping instructions. • Must report defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor. • ...
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