Salary for Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks

Also known as:  Expeditor, Material Control Clerk, Material Expediter, Mill Recorder, Production Control Clerk, Production Control Coordinating Clerk, Production Control Coordinator, Production Scheduler, Work Ticket Distributor helps manufacturing professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Production, planning and expediting clerks coordinate and expedite materials from a department of an organization according to a production schedule. Job duties include reviewing shipment schedules, distributing products, discussing the progress of work and completion dates with supervisors and notifying the proper departments of any problems that are found. A high school diploma is required to work in this position, with Mathematical skills, accounting and production skills needed. It is also helpful to have clerical skills and be efficient in filing, typing and have good written and oral communication skills.

A Production, Planning, or Expediting Clerk can receive average salaries between 32000 and 48000 depending on the level of education. Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks can get a compensation of Forty Three Thousand Five Hundred dollars annually.

Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks make the most money in Massachusetts, where they can get average job salaries of close to $48920. People holding these jobs can make the most money in Public Administration, where they receive wages of $55170.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 15.48 percent nationwide in that time.
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks tend to make the most in the following industries
Utilities $55,170
Public Administration $53,770
Finance and Insurance $49,700
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $47,510
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $46,360
Information $46,310
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Retail Trade $34,880
Accommodation and Food Services $35,340
Health Care and Social Assistance $36,080
Other Services (except Public Administration) $36,980
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $37,440
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $38,580