Shippers and receivers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 1521  ยท  Browse All Occupations

Shippers and receivers ship, receive and record the movement of parts, supplies, materials, equipment and stock to and from an establishment. They are employed in the public sector and by retail and wholesale establishments, manufacturing companies, and other commercial and industrial establishments.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Billing Rate Clerk
  • Cargo Location Clerk
  • Delivery Clerk
  • Distribution Clerk
  • Export Traffic Clerk
  • Export-booking Clerk
  • Freight Checker
  • Freight Forwarding Clerk
  • Freight Receiver
  • Freight Receiver Clerk
  • Freight Receiving Clerk
  • Freight Shipper
  • Import Freight Clerk
  • Import Traffic Clerk
  • Milk And Cream Receiver - Food And Beverage Processing
  • Produce Shipper
  • Receiver
  • Receiving Checker
  • Receiving Clerk
  • Receiving Clerk For Returned Merchandise
  • Receiving Room Clerk
  • Shipper
  • Shipper-receiver
  • Shipping Agent
  • Shipping And Receiving Clerk
  • Shipping Clerk
  • Stock Handler
  • Stock Receiver
  • Supercargo
  • Supply Chain Assistant
  • Warehouse Receiver
  • Warehouse Shipper
  • Warehouse Shipping Clerk
  • Freight Receiver
  • Freight Shipper
  • Import Freight Clerk
  • Receiver
  • Shipper
  • Shipper-receiver
  • Shipping Agent
  • Shipping And Receiving Clerk
  • Supply Chain Assistant
  • Shipping And Receiving
  • Shipping Receiving
  • Shipper/receiver
  • Shipping/receiving

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for shippers and receivers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $36,357
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $33,821
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma $37,220
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $35,651
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $20,993
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $34,477
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for shippers and receivers.

Gender Median Income
Male $34,477
Female $36,673
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (14 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for shippers and receivers.

$29,250.00
Lowest Observed
$48,750.00
Highest Observed
$31,200.00
25th Percentile
$35,591.43
Average
$35,100.00
Median
$39,000.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for shippers and receivers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 175
25 to 34 years 220
35 to 44 years 285
45 to 54 years 350
55 to 64 years 280
65 to 74 years 35
75 years and over 0
Total 1,350
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for shippers and receivers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 460
Part Time 885
Total 1,350
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for shippers and receivers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 965
Female 390
Total 1,350
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for shippers and receivers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 1,335
Self Employed 15
Total 1,350
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for shippers and receivers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 1,250
Unemployed 100
Total 1,350
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for shippers and receivers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 210
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 720
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 75
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 230
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 20
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 100
Total 1,350
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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