• Stockers and Order Fillers
  • Business, Management and Administration
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 30,530
    $23,390 range bar $42,020
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Fast Growing
  • Stockers and Order Fillers receive, store, and issue merchandise, materials, equipment, and other items from stockroom, warehouse, or storage yard to fill shelves, racks, tables, or customers' orders. May operate power equipment to fill orders. May mark prices on merchandise and set up sales displays.

What do they typically do

  • Clean and maintain supplies, tools, equipment, and storage areas to comply with safety regulations
  • Receive and count stock items, and record data manually or on a computer
  • Compute prices of items or groups of items
  • Mark stock items using identification tags, stamps, electric marking tools, or other labeling equipment
  • Obtain merchandise from bins or shelves
  • Compare inventory computations to physical counts of stock, and investigate inconsistencies or adjust errors
  • Read orders to ascertain catalog numbers, sizes, colors, and quantities of merchandise
  • Pack and unpack items to be stocked on shelves in stockrooms, warehouses, or storage yards

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +1.3%
Job Openings 18,468

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Education & Training

  • Education

    These occupations usually require a high school diploma.
    Associated Programs or Majors
    • NA
Private Training Programs

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