Express Clerk

Receive express consignments from customers.
picture of Express Clerk

Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $40,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Express Clerks do?

Receives express consignments from customers, computes charges, routes consignment according to destination, and releases consignments to consignee: Weighs parcels received from customer and refers to rate chart to compute charges. Writes receipts and bill of charges, accepts payment, or routes parcel c.o.d. Sorts parcels and places them in bins or sacks according to destination. Releases parcels to consignee upon presentation of written notice or other identification. Answers inquiries regarding shipping policies. May be designated according to type of transportation used as Motor-Express Clerk; Rail-Express Clerk.

Should I be an Express Clerk?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Helpful: You always keep an eye out for what other people need.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.

  • Also known as: Motor-Express Clerk, Rail-Express Clerk

    How to become an Express Clerk

    Most Express Clerks have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9faaaa&chl=no+college+%2892%25%29|certificate+%288%25%29||||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,92,92
    Schools close to

    You May Also Like

    Careers Similar to Express Clerk