Import/Export Clerk Salary in the United States

How much does an Import/Export Clerk make in the United States? The average Import/Export Clerk salary in the United States is $43,526 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $38,311 and $50,791. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Import/Export Clerk prepares import/export documents in accordance with established procedures and guidelines. Calculates duties, tariffs, price conversions, weight and volume of merchandise that is imported or exported to foreign countries. Being an Import/Export Clerk verifies that invoices are accurate in accordance with physical shipment and customer's SLI, volume, value of materials/goods, country of origin and other regulatory requirements May calculate value of duties and tariffs due on transported goods. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent. Additionally, Import/Export Clerk typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Import/Export Clerk gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be an Import/Export Clerk typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Customs Officer


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    Import/Export Clerk

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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    Import/Export Supervisor

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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