Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 6622  ·  Browse All Occupations

Alternate Job Titles

  • Bag Boy/girl
  • Bag Clerk
  • Bakery Assistant - Food Store
  • Box Boy/girl
  • Floor Clerk - Retail
  • Floor Clerk - Supermarket
  • Garment Price Marker
  • Grocery Clerk
  • Grocery Packer
  • Hand Packer - Food Store
  • Meat Cutter Helper - Supermarket
  • Meat Department Assistant - Supermarket
  • Meat Wrapper - Grocery Store
  • Order Filler - Retail
  • Order Picker
  • Pack Boy/girl
  • Price Checker - Grocery Store
  • Price Clerk - Retail
  • Price Marker - Supermarket
  • Produce Clerk
  • Retail Shelf Stocker
  • Shelf Stocker - Retail
  • Shelf Stocker - Supermarket
  • Stock Clerk - Retail
  • Stock Handler - Food Store
  • Stockroom Clerk - Retail
  • Supermarket Clerk
  • Supermarket Produce Clerk
  • Bag Clerk
  • Grocery Clerk
  • Grocery Packer
  • Order Filler - Retail
  • Price Clerk - Retail
  • Produce Clerk
  • Shelf Stocker - Retail
  • Supermarket Clerk
  • Order Picker
  • Produce Associate
  • Stocker
  • Store Stock Clerk
  • Clerk, Produce
  • Salad Bar Clerk
  • Merchandise Stocking
  • Dairy/Frozen Food Associate
  • Stock Clerk

Job Duties for Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers

  • Bag, box or parcel purchases for customers or for shipment or delivery to customers.
  • Carry customers' purchases to parking lot and pack in vehicles.
  • Unpack products received by store and count, weigh or sort items.
  • Use barcode scanning equipment to record incoming stock, verify pricing and maintain computerized stock inventory.
  • Price items using stamp or stickers according to price list.
  • Attach protective devices to products to protect against shoplifting.
  • Stock shelves and display areas and keep stock clean and in order.
  • Fill mail orders from warehouse stock.
  • Obtain articles for customers from shelf or stockroom.
  • Direct customers to location of articles sought.
  • May sweep aisles, dust display racks and perform other general cleaning duties.
  • May operate cash register and computer for electronic commerce transactions.
  • May order stock.

Working Conditions for Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers

Work takes place in a controlled store environment but there may be temperature fluctuations in areas such as freezers or bakeries.

Workers may be exposed to various outdoor weather conditions when carrying groceries to customers’ vehicles.

Required Skills for Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers

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  • Adaptability
  • Alarm Monitoring
  • Assertiveness
  • Attention to Detail
  • Brand Awareness
  • Budgeting
  • Business Acumen
  • Communications
  • Customer Service
  • Data Entry
  • Decision-Making
  • Digital Marketing
  • Dynamic Personality
  • Event Management
  • Field Marketing
  • Goal Oriented
  • Infrastructure
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Lead Management
  • Leadership
  • Listening
  • Management
  • Merchandising
  • Microsoft Office
  • Negotiation
  • Onboarding
  • Operations
  • Oral Communication
  • Order Fulfillment
  • Organizational Skills
  • Payment Processing
  • Persistence
  • Phone Sales
  • Planning
  • Point Of Sale
  • Problem Solving
  • Procurement
  • Professionalism
  • Public Speaking
  • Punctuality
  • Purchasing
  • Quality Control
  • Relationship Management
  • Reliability
  • Resolving Customer Problems
  • Resourcefulness
  • Restocking Shelves
  • Safety Techniques
  • Sales Management
  • Security Systems
  • Social Media
  • Social Skills
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Supply Chain Management
  • System Monitor
  • Team Oriented
  • Technical Sales
  • Technical Support
  • Telephone Skills
  • Time Management
  • Verbal Communication Skills
  • Warehousing
  • Work Independently
  • Written Communication

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $14,953
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $20,542
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $14,866
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $18,797
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $18,545
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 store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers.

Gender Median Income
Male $14,353
Female $11,354
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 (38 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers.

$27,300.00
Lowest Observed
$44,000.00
Highest Observed
$28,275.00
25th Percentile
$32,900.66
Average
$31,600.00
Median
$36,000.00
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 store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 790
25 to 34 years 235
35 to 44 years 160
45 to 54 years 225
55 to 64 years 235
65 to 74 years 25
75 years and over 0
Total 1,675
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 store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 1,355
Part Time 455
Total 1,810
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 store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 1,070
Female 735
Total 1,805
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 store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 1,675
Self Employed 0
Total 1,675
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 store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 1,575
Unemployed 100
Total 1,675
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 store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers. 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 400
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 970
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 15
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 230
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 35
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 160
Total 1,805
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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