Expedite and route movement of incoming and outgoing cargo and freight shipments in airline, train, and trucking terminals, and shipping docks. Take orders from customers and arrange pickup of freight and cargo for delivery to loading platform. Prepare and examine bills of lading to determine shipping charges and tariffs.
Median Annual Wage: $41,380
Education: High school diploma or equivalent (93%); Associate's degree (6%); Some college, no degree (2%)
Projected Growth: Faster than average (15% to 21%)
Related Job Titles: Operations Manager; Logistics Service Representative; Drop Shipment Clerk; Load Planner; Documentation Clerk; Freight Broker; Intermodal Dispatcher; International Coordinator; Logistics Coordinator; Cargo Agent