How much does a Import Specialist make?

Updated May 5, 2021

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$45,611 /yr
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219 salaries

$33K

Low

$46K

Average

$63K

High

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The national average salary for a Import Specialist is $45,611 in United States. Filter by location to see Import Specialist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 219 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Import Specialist employees.

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Lincoln Electric
3

Lincoln Electric

Import/Export Specialist - Monthly
About 

$923 -$1K

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$923

$1K

$923 - $1,011 Range

Fidelity Bank Nigeria
3.8

Fidelity Bank Nigeria

Import/Export Specialist - Monthly
About 

$1K -$1K

$1K

$1K

$1,179 - $1,275 Range

Walmart
3.4

Walmart

Air Import/Export/Brokerage
About 

$15K -$16K

$15K

$16K

$14,598 - $15,792 Range

JOANN Stores
3.2

JOANN Stores

Air Import/Export/Brokerage - Hourly
About 

$8 -$9

 hourly

$8

$9

$8 - $9 Range

Nature's Corner Natural Market

Air Import/Export/Brokerage - Hourly
About 

$9 -$10

 hourly

$9

$10

$9 - $10 Range

Sovereign Logistics
2.1

Sovereign Logistics

Imports - Hourly
About 

$9 -$10

 hourly

$9

$10

$9 - $10 Range

Expeditors
3.5

Expeditors

Import Agent - Hourly Intern
About 

$9 -$10

 hourly

$9

$10

$9 - $10 Range

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US Army
3.9

US Army

Air Import/Export/Brokerage
About 

$20K -$21K

$20K

$21K

$19,805 - $21,148 Range

3.2

Superior Brokerage Services

Ocean Import Manager
About 

$20K -$21K

$20K

$21K

$19,626 - $21,244 Range

Steel Technologies
3.8

Steel Technologies

Import/Export Coordinator - Hourly Intern
About 

$10 -$10

 hourly

$10

$10

$10 - $10 Range

CJ Logistics
3.2

CJ Logistics

Import/Export Coordinator - Intern
About 

$20K -$22K

$20K

$22K

$20,134 - $21,544 Range

Fns (California)
2.4

Fns (California)

Air Import Coordinator - Monthly Intern
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$1,690 - $1,858 Range

4.7

Café 1100

Air Import/Export/Brokerage - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

American Airlines
3.9

American Airlines

Import Agent - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

V. Alexander & Co.
3.3

V. Alexander & Co.

Import Operations - Hourly Intern
About 

$11 -$11

 hourly

$11

$11

$11 - $11 Range

Consolidated Aviation Services

Export/Import Agent - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

1.5

Shapir

Import Logistics Analyst - Hourly Intern
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

Shipco Transport
3.4

Shipco Transport

Import Operations - Hourly Intern
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

Vandalay Industries
4.5

Vandalay Industries

Import Agent - Hourly
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

KIDS FIRST Swim Schools
3.2

KIDS FIRST Swim Schools

Air Import/Export/Brokerage - Hourly
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Import Specialist salaries

The average salary for a Import Specialist is $45,611 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 219 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Import Specialist employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Import Specialist in United States is $63,440 per year.

The lowest salary for a Import Specialist in United States is $32,792 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$17
hourly
A Distribution in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
Oklahoma City, OK Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$190,000
per year
A Supply Chain Distribution Manager in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $190,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$42,000
per year
A Distribution Analyst in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $42,000 per year
Job Highlights
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Distribution Analyst in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
An Import Specialist in the Charleston, SC Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Charleston, SC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Regional Distribution Manager in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$14
hourly
A DC Flex in the Lancaster, PA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lancaster, PA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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