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2.8/5 2.8/5
H.S. High School

How much does a Cargo and Freight Agent make in California?

Average Cargo and Freight Agent Hourly Wage in California

Cargo and Freight Agents earn a median hourly wage of $20.38. Hourly wages typically start from $13.69 and go up to $29.65.

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

Average Cargo and Freight Agent Yearly Salary in California

Cargo and Freight Agents earn a median salary of $42,380 per year. Salaries typically start from $28,480 and go up to $61,660.

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
124
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 California earn:

$29.65
an hour
$61,660
per year
Senior Cargo and Freight Agent Earnings

Senior Cargo and Freight Agents in California earn:

$24.81
an hour
$51,600
per year
Experienced Cargo and Freight Agent Earnings

Experienced Cargo and Freight Agents in California earn:

$20.38
an hour
$42,380
per year
Junior Cargo and Freight Agent Earnings

Junior Cargo and Freight Agents in California earn:

$16.40
an hour
$34,110
per year
Starting Cargo and Freight Agent Earnings

Starting Cargo and Freight Agents in California earn:

$13.69
an hour
$28,480
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 54% percent of Services careers in California. Cargo and Freight Agent salaries are in the bottom 63% of all careers in California.

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Cargo and Freight Agent Salary $43k
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Source:

Historical salary for Cargo and Freight Agents in California

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