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Material Handler salary in United States

How much does a Material Handler make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $16.76
Low $13.50
High $20.81
$5,062per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a material handler is $16.76 per hour in the United States and $5,062 overtime per year.71.3k salaries reported, updated at August 16, 2022.

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Top companies for Material Handlers in United States

  1. Smithfield Foods
    2523 reviews13 salaries reported
    $30.42per hour
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Highest paying cities for Material Handlers in United States

  1. Fremont, CA
    $20.86 per hour
    336 salaries reported
  2. Sparks, NV
    $18.34 per hour
    132 salaries reported
  3. Indianapolis, IN
    $16.96 per hour
    465 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $16.92 per hour
    600 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $16.07 per hour
    569 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $15.92 per hour
    343 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $15.89 per hour
    475 salaries reported
  2. Jacksonville, FL
    $15.78 per hour
    173 salaries reported
  3. Fort Worth, TX
    $15.49 per hour
    496 salaries reported
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Where can a Material Handler earn more?

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Most common benefits for Material Handlers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Adoption assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 16,352 ratings

44% of Material Handlers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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