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Baggage Handler Airport Salary

How much does a Baggage Handler Airport make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Baggage Handler Airport

$28,956 (USD)/yr

$14 (USD)/hr

$4,378 (USD)/yr

$28,675 (USD)/yr

$14 (USD)/hr

$4,378 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Loads and unloads passenger baggage and containers of airmail, air express, and air cargo shipments from aircraft, making sure luggage and parcels arrive according to the final destination tags on time. Collects, checks against flight lists, sorts, and stacks baggage on specified carts or conveyors to see that they get to the right aircraft. Oversees and/or transfers luggage from the check-in area to the departure area, using trucks, baggage tugs or tractors, conveyors, forklifts, fork trucks, and other baggage and air freight handling equipment in a safe and cautious manner.
The average baggage handler airport salary in United States is $28,956 or an equivalent hourly rate of $14. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $4,378. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$22,594 (USD)

$34,053 (USD)

Education

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Salary Potential

$33,568 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Baggage Handler Airport will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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