Materials Handler III Salary in the United States

How much does a Materials Handler III make in the United States? The average Materials Handler III salary in the United States is $41,642 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $36,683 and $47,174. 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

Job Description

Materials Handler III is responsible for the loading and unloading of materials within a warehouse or storage facility. Utilizes hand trucks, forklifts, hoists, conveyors, or other handling equipment to move material to and from aircraft, trucks or trains and within the storage facility. Being a Materials Handler III records flow information of materials and products and ensures the accuracy. May assist in the training of lower level material handlers. Additionally, Materials Handler III may provide training to lower level material handlers. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to supervisor or manager. The Materials Handler III works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. To be a Materials Handler III typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Materials Handler II

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. This Job:

    Materials Handler III

    2 - 5 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  3. Up a level:

    Materials Handling Supervisor

    3 + years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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