Traffic Clerk Salary in the United States

How much does a Traffic Clerk make in the United States? The average Traffic Clerk salary in the United States is $36,951 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $32,978 and $41,505. 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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Traffic Clerk is responsible for providing clerical support to the traffic function for an organization. Is responsible for all aspects of logging orders, routing, shipping, and tracking of outbound orders. Being a Traffic Clerk contacts transporters for freight pick-up and ensures that cargo is routed appropriately. Prepares and verifies relative documents like bills of lading. Additionally, Traffic Clerk requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Traffic Clerk possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Traffic Clerk

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Traffic Clerk, Sr.

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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