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Occupational Employment Statistics


53-7065 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. Excludes ?Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks? (43-5071), ?Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand? (53-7062), and ?Packers and Packagers, Hand? (53-7064).

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Central Minnesota 4,940193$17.60/hr$13.77/hr$15.17/hr$16.90/hr$19.38/hr$22.48/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities35,050$17.16/hr
Financial Activities150$15.85/hr
Professional and Business Services3,460$16.97/hr
Education and Health Services290$19.97/hr
Leisure and Hospitality70$15.70/hr
Other Services190$18.43/hr
Public Administration310$26.36/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Balance of State 680$15.75/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 730$16.66/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 930$16.14/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 1,030$15.47/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 1,310$16.30/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 1,630$16.55/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 1,640$17.08/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 1,680$15.60/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 1,830$15.55/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 1,980$15.58/hr3.0%
Southwest Minnesota 2,330$15.70/hr3.9%
Southeast Balance of State 2,530$16.50/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 3,430$16.33/hr4.4%
Northwest Balance of State 3,800$19.34/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 4,290$18.86/hr3.1%
Central Minnesota 4,940$16.90/hr2.9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 24,130$17.74/hr2.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 27,290$17.74/hrN/A
Minnesota 41,700$17.46/hr2.9%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Cashiers 57,760$14.41/hr-9.3%
Postal Service Clerks 1,460$27.58/hr-9.0%
Fast Food and Counter Workers 53,640$14.74/hr12.4%

  • Complete order receipts.
  • Store items in an orderly and accessible manner in warehouses, tool rooms, supply rooms, or other areas.
  • Pack and unpack items to be stocked on shelves in stockrooms, warehouses, or storage yards.
  • Obtain merchandise from bins or shelves.
  • Read orders to ascertain catalog numbers, sizes, colors, and quantities of merchandise.
  • Keep records of out-going orders.
  • Compute prices of items or groups of items.
  • Clean and maintain supplies, tools, equipment, and storage areas to ensure compliance with safety regulations.
  • Stamp, attach, or change price tags on merchandise, referring to price list.
  • Stamp, attach, or change price tags on merchandise, referring to price list.