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Transportation Agent Salary
in Rhode Island, United States

$31,142 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$374

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Transportation Agent is $31,142 a year and $15 an hour in Rhode Island, United States. The average salary range for a Transportation Agent is between $24,205 and $36,751. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Transportation Agent. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rhode Island, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Expedites movement of freight, mail, baggage, and passengers through airline terminal by performing following tasks: prepares airway bill of lading on freight from consignors and routes freight on first available flight.
  • Telephones consignees to report arrival of air freight.
  • Obtains flight number, airplane number, and names of crewmembers from teletyped message of dispatcher, and records data on airplane's flight papers.
  • Records baggage, mail, and freight weights, and number of passengers on airplane's papers and teletypes data to flight's destination.
  • Positions ramp for loading of airplane.
  • Verifies passengers' tickets as they board plane.
  • Oversees or participates in loading cargo to ensure completeness of load and even distribution of weight.
  • Removes ramp, and signals pilot that personnel and equipment are clear of plane.
  • May load and unload freight and baggage by operating forklift truck.
Transportation Agent Job Prevalence in Rhode Island, United States

Job family: Cargo and Freight Agents

Job family population: 89,920

Estimated population of Transportation Agent jobs: 39,861

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,103
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Transportation Agent Job Listings for Rhode Island, United States

Outside Sales Representative
Jan 22
Providence, RI, USA
Symmetry Financial Group - The Pritchett Agency
Reliable transportation and cell phone. The Pay: This is a commission based sales position. The average commission, for a starting agent, is around $450 per sale and agents sell anywhere from 2 to 10 ...
Branch Manager | International Logistics CO.
Feb 23
Providence, RI, USA
Talmo & Associates Inc.
... Agent | Consolidators | Container Shipping |Tech Support | Intermodal | Auto Transport | Door To Door | Exhibition Goods | FCL-LCL | FTL | Freight Forwarders | Global Transportation | Shipping ...
Sales Representative
Mar 1
Providence, RI, USA
The Kiley-Craig Agency
Experience in insurance sales, as an insurance agent, or as a health insurance agent. Or if you're ... Valid driver's license and reliable transportation. * Big dreams and a love for helping people. Are ...
Sales Representative
Mar 1
Warwick, RI, USA
The Kiley-Craig Agency
Experience in insurance sales, as an insurance agent, or as a health insurance agent. Or if you're ... Valid driver's license and reliable transportation. * Big dreams and a love for helping people. Are ...
Sales Case Manager $100k+ No Cold Calls
Feb 4
Providence, RI, USA
Kurt Young Insurance Group
Have reliable transportation with an active US driver's license * Be able to pass a federal ... agent, property manager, procurement, recruit, head hunt, placement specialist, consultant ...
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