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Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $18.95
Statewide median: $23.00

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks *

Area Low Median High
U S
$14.30 $17.35 $21.22
Minnesota
$16.08 $18.95 $23.02
Central Minnesota
$15.44 $18.39 $22.55
Northeast Minnesota
$15.01 $18.33 $23.63
Northwest Minnesota
$15.94 $18.56 $22.32
Southeast Minnesota
$15.77 $18.27 $21.85
Southwest Minnesota
$15.32 $18.47 $21.97
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$16.34 $19.23 $23.34

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 12,570 workers employed in this large career.

Where do Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 14,783 new Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 662,600 656,200 -6,500 -1%
Minnesota 15,158 14,982 -176 -1.2%
Central Minnesota 1,586 1,596 10 0.6%
Northeast Minnesota 424 396 -28 -6.6%
Northwest Minnesota 970 949 -21 -2.2%
Southeast Minnesota 955 960 5 0.5%
Southwest Minnesota 945 978 33 3.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 10,407 10,272 -135 -1.3%


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