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Warehouse worker salary in United States

How much does a Warehouse Worker make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $16.53
Low $10.01
High $27.32
$5,000per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a warehouse worker is $16.53 per hour in the United States and $5,000 overtime per year.74.6k salaries reported, updated at November 27, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

Years of experiencePer hour
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Warehouse Workers in United States

  1. Target
    70,636 reviews185 salaries reported
    $22.05per hour
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Highest paying cities for Warehouse Workers near United States

  1. Portland, OR
    $19.55 per hour
    524 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $19.38 per hour
    582 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $18.04 per hour
    405 salaries reported
  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $17.38 per hour
    866 salaries reported
  2. Las Vegas, NV
    $17.27 per hour
    364 salaries reported
  3. Louisville, KY
    $16.91 per hour
    328 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $16.68 per hour
    907 salaries reported
  2. Columbus, OH
    $16.02 per hour
    346 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $15.63 per hour
    515 salaries reported
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Where can a Warehouse Worker earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Warehouse Workers

Most recommended skill

Food Production Experience(earn +121.67% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 178.95% since 2018. Warehouse Workers with this skill earn +121.67% more than the average base salary, which is $16.53 per hour.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20122increase by 2
20133increase by 50.00%
201413increase by 333.33%
20155decrease by 61.54%
201645increase by 800.00%
201729decrease by 35.56%
201819decrease by 34.48%
201953increase by 178.95%

Top companies hiring Warehouse Workers with the recommended skill

Dot Foods, Inc.
Quality Air Services, LLC
The Crawlspace Company
Label Network
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Top fields of study
Supply Chain Management Degree
Top certifications
Pallet Jack Certification
Top licenses
Non-CDL Class C

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Most common benefits for Warehouse Workers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • 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
  • Store discount
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 57,563 ratings

43% of Warehouse Workers 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?

Warehouse Associate

Job openings

Average $34,428 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Warehouse Worker

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