Traffic Clerk III Salary in the United States

How much does a Traffic Clerk III make in the United States? The average Traffic Clerk III salary in the United States is $63,957 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $57,717 and $68,371. 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

Provides administrative and clerical support to the traffic operations function of an organization. Responsible for all aspects of routing, shipping, logging, and tracking of inbound and outbound orders. Contacts transporters for freight pick-up and ensures that cargo is routed appropriately. Communicates changes to routing and timelines. Prepares and processes bills of lading (BOL) and other shipping documentation. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. Independently performs a wide range of complex duties under general guidance from supervisors. Has gained full proficiency in a broad range of activities related to the job. Typically requires 5-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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  1. Down a level:

    Traffic Clerk II

    2 - 5 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. This Job:

    Traffic Clerk III

    5 - 7 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  3. Up a level:

    Traffic Supervisor

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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