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Traveling Freight & Passenger Agent Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$59,383 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Traveling Freight & Passenger Agent is $59,383 a year and $29 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Traveling Freight & Passenger Agent is between $34,797 and $74,669. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Traveling Freight & Passenger Agent. 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

  • Solicits freight business from industrial and commercial firms and passenger-travel business from travel agencies, schools, clubs, and other organizations.
  • Calls on prospective customers to explain advantages of using company's transportation services.
  • Quotes tariffs, rates, and travel schedules.
  • Companies prefer at least a two year post secondary education in sales and marketing along with sales ability, personality, and familiarity with travel and transportation; however, some companies may accept equivalent education and sales experience combined.
Traveling Freight & Passenger Agent Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Sales Representatives, Services, All Other

Job family population: 1,004,020

Estimated population of Traveling Freight & Passenger Agent jobs: 31,305

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Traveling Freight & Passenger Agent Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Ramp Agent Passenger
Feb 20
Chicago, IL, USA
Total Airport Services, Inc. - Chicago, IL
Other duties may be assigned. - Loads and unloads luggage from aircraft - Transports freight, mail ... the traveling public. Whether it's safely turning aircraft on time, insuring airports operate ...
Office Warehouse Supervisor
Apr 19
Chicago, IL, USA
Total Airport Services, Inc. - Chicago, IL
A Total Airport Services (TAS) Office Agent Supervisor is essential to Supervising and coordinating ... of freight arrival and charges applied. - Interface and ensure documentation delivery to U.S.
Warehouse Supervisor
Apr 19
Chicago, IL, USA
Total Airport Services, Inc. - Chicago, IL
... air freight materials across the US. Cargo Agents are required to have detailed knowledge of ... Passenger Aircraft Handling and Passenger Services; and Airport Support Services. Visit: View TAS ...
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