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$53,499

Average Base Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$845

Average Bonus
The average cargo & freight agent salary in District of Columbia, United States is $53,499 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. This is 12% higher (+$5,633) than the average cargo & freight agent salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $845. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$41,146

Entry Level Salary

$63,188

Senior Level Salary
An entry level cargo & freight agent (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $41,146. On the other end, a senior level cargo & freight agent (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $63,188.

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Job Description
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.
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