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2.8/5 2.8/5
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How much does a Cargo and Freight Agent make in the United States?

Average Cargo and Freight Agent Hourly Wage in the United States

Cargo and Freight Agents earn a median hourly wage of $20.15. Hourly wages typically start from $11.86 and go up to $30.93.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Cargo and Freight Agent Yearly Salary in the United States

Cargo and Freight Agents earn a median salary of $41,920 per year. Salaries typically start from $24,660 and go up to $64,340.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

85%
Full-Time
15%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.8
SCORE
123
RATINGS
Cargo and Freight Agents average a score of 2.8 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Cargo and Freight Agents in the 25th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Cargo and Freight Agent Earnings by Seniority

Top End Cargo and Freight Agent Earnings

The highest earning Cargo and Freight Agents in the United States earn:

$30.93
an hour
$64,340
per year
Senior Cargo and Freight Agent Earnings

Senior Cargo and Freight Agents in the United States earn:

$25.53
an hour
$53,100
per year
Experienced Cargo and Freight Agent Earnings

Experienced Cargo and Freight Agents in the United States earn:

$20.15
an hour
$41,920
per year
Junior Cargo and Freight Agent Earnings

Junior Cargo and Freight Agents in the United States earn:

$15.69
an hour
$32,630
per year
Starting Cargo and Freight Agent Earnings

Starting Cargo and Freight Agents in the United States earn:

$11.86
an hour
$24,660
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Cargo and Freight Agent salary comparison

Cargo and Freight Agents earn less than 51% percent of Services careers. Cargo and Freight Agent salaries are in the bottom 63% of all careers in the United States.

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Historical salary for Cargo and Freight Agents in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Cargo and Freight Agent salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Colorado $21.79 $45,320 # 1
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Oregon $20.11 $41,840 # 2
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Connecticut $21.56 $44,850 # 3
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Rhode Island $26.25 $54,600 # 4
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in New Hampshire $22.80 $47,430 # 5
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Oklahoma $24.59 $51,150 # 6
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Pennsylvania $22.82 $47,470 # 7
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Minnesota $22.37 $46,530 # 8
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Kansas $20.93 $43,540 # 9
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Washington $22.44 $46,670 # 10
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in West Virginia $25.28 $52,590 # 11
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Alabama $23.21 $48,280 # 12
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Texas $22.18 $46,130 # 13
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Maine $21.70 $45,140 # 14
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in South Dakota $21.81 $45,370 # 15
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Virginia $21.02 $43,710 # 16
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Mississippi $22.19 $46,160 # 17
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in New Mexico $22.52 $46,840 # 18
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Ohio $18.49 $38,450 # 19
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Idaho $21.78 $45,300 # 20
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Arkansas $19.67 $40,920 # 21
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in New Jersey $20.13 $41,870 # 22
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Michigan $20.11 $41,840 # 23
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in California $20.38 $42,380 # 24
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Florida $19.49 $40,530 # 25
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Nebraska $19.06 $39,650 # 26
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Arizona $21.06 $43,810 # 27
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Georgia $19.66 $40,900 # 28
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Missouri $19.95 $41,500 # 29
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Iowa $18.89 $39,290 # 30
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Wisconsin $19.36 $40,280 # 31
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Massachusetts $18.63 $38,740 # 32
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Nevada $21.27 $44,240 # 33
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Maryland $19.75 $41,080 # 34
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in New York $18.96 $39,430 # 35
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Kentucky $18.42 $38,310 # 36
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Wyoming $18.04 $37,520 # 37
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in North Dakota $19.25 $40,030 # 38
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in North Carolina $18.86 $39,220 # 39
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Illinois $18.42 $38,310 # 40
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Utah $18.80 $39,100 # 41
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Montana $16.88 $35,120 # 42
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Tennessee $18.16 $37,770 # 43
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Louisiana $16.85 $35,050 # 44
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in District of Columbia $15.49 $32,220 # 45
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Vermont $16.89 $35,130 # 46
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Indiana $16.37 $34,050 # 47
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Alaska $15.85 $32,970 # 48
Cargo and Freight Agent Salary in Hawaii $14.24 $29,610 # 49
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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