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How much does a Dock Worker make?

Updated Jul 26, 2021

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$36,040 /yr
Average Base Pay

616 salaries

$28K

Low

$36K

Average

$46K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Dock Worker is $36,040 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Dock Worker salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 616 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Dock Worker employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Dock Worker$36,040 /yr
L3
Dock Worker Supervisor$50,601 /yr
L4
Staff Dock Worker$35,682 /yr
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FedEx Freight
3.7

FedEx Freight

Dock Worker

$45,622

 /yr
Range: $31K - $57K
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$31K

$57K

$31,299 - $57,486 Range

FedEx Freight
3.7

FedEx Freight

Dock Worker - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $10 - $23

$10

$23

$10 - $23 Range

UPS
3.5

UPS

Dock Worker

$36,020

 /yr
Range: $30K - $46K

$30K

$46K

$30,288 - $45,556 Range

Saia LTL Freight
3.4

Saia LTL Freight

Dock Worker - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $10 - $26

$10

$26

$10 - $26 Range

YRC Freight
3.1

YRC Freight

Dock Worker - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $10 - $25

$10

$25

$10 - $25 Range

Holland
3.4

Holland

Dock Worker - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $13 - $19

$13

$19

$13 - $19 Range

Central Transport
3

Central Transport

Dock Worker - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $8 - $20

$8

$20

$8 - $20 Range

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XPO Logistics
3.6

XPO Logistics

Dock Worker - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $24

$16

$24

$16 - $24 Range

Old Dominion Freight
3.8

Old Dominion Freight

Dock Worker - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $11 - $31

$11

$31

$11 - $31 Range

Estes Express
3.4

Estes Express

Dock Worker - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $7 - $25

$7

$25

$7 - $25 Range

Dayton Freight
3.9

Dayton Freight

Dock Worker - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $14 - $21

$14

$21

$14 - $21 Range

Reddaway
3.3

Reddaway

Dock Worker

$39,375

 /yr
Range: $31K - $43K

$31K

$43K

$30,706 - $42,842 Range

A. Duie Pyle
3.4

A. Duie Pyle

Dock Worker - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $13 - $19

$13

$19

$13 - $19 Range

UPS Freight
3.2

UPS Freight

Dock Worker - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $12 - $22

$12

$22

$12 - $22 Range

Averitt Express
4

Averitt Express

Dock Worker - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $16 - $26

$16

$26

$16 - $26 Range

Old Dominion Freight
3.8

Old Dominion Freight

Dock Worker - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $16 - $27

$16

$27

$16 - $27 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Dock Worker - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $19

$14

$19

$14 - $19 Range

Aramark
3.3

Aramark

Dock Worker

$36,520

 /yr
Range: $34K - $40K

$34K

$40K

$33,505 - $40,412 Range

UPS
3.5

UPS

Dock Worker - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $12 - $20

$12

$20

$12 - $20 Range

Estes Express
3.4

Estes Express

Dock Worker - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $15 - $23

$15

$23

$15 - $23 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Dock Worker salaries

The national average salary for a Dock Worker is $36,040 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Dock Worker salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 616 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Dock Worker employees.

The highest salary for a Dock Worker in United States is $46,098 per year.

The lowest salary for a Dock Worker in United States is $28,176 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent dock worker salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$22
hourly
A Dock Worker in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Riverside, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$19
hourly
A Dockworker in the Columbia, MO Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
Columbia, MO Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Dock Worker in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$4,800
monthly
A Boatswain's Mate in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $4,800 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$14
hourly
A Dock Worker in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Additional Pay
$144k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$22,000
per year
A Dock Worker in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $22,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$16
hourly
A Part Time Dock Worker in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$38
hourly
A Docketing Specialist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $38 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Private Practice / Firm