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Customs Brokers

Occupation (2513) - 2023-Q4

  • 28.6k, Workforce
  • $7.87k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 38.3, Average age
  • 40.2, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.1, Weekly days worked
  • 5.64%, Workforce with second job
  • 13.7%, Informal Workforce
  • 14.2, Average years of Schooling

About Customs Brokers

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The workforce of Customs Brokers during fourth quarter of 2023 was 28.6k people, whose salary averaged $7.87k MX working around 40.2 hours per week.

The average age of Customs Brokers was 38.3 years. The workforce was distributed in 63.1% men with an average salary of $9k MX and, 36.9% women with average salary of $5.94k MX.

The best average salaries received by Customs Brokers were in Coahuila de Zaragoza ($20k MX), Chihuahua ($15.6k MX), and San Luis Potosí ($13.2k MX) while the workforce was larger in Tamaulipas (5.57k), Ciudad de México (4.83k), and Estado de México (4.72k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Services Related to Mining ($30k MX), Business Administration Services ($15.1k MX), and Legal Services ($10.6k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Services Related to Air Transportation (37.5k), Legal Services (5.65k), and General Public Administration (7.76%).

81.3% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $413 MX and 18.7% to men with an average salary of $4.29k MX.

At the level of states, Durango had the highest percentage of informal workers with 100% corresponding to 84 from 84 workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Baja California with a 9.12% corresponding to 372 from 4.08k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 28.6k, Workforce 2023-Q4
  • $7.87k MX, Average monthly salary 2023-Q4

At fourth quarter of 2023, the people who worked as Customs Brokers were 28.6k being a 1.78% higher than the third quarter of 2023. (28.1k).

In the same period, an average salary of $7.87k MX was observed, registering an increase of 11.8%, compared to the third quarter of 2023 ($7.04k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Customs Brokers during the fourth quarter of 2023 were Tamaulipas (5.57k), Ciudad de México (4.83k), and Estado de México (4.72k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the main positive variations occurred in Ciudad de México and Tamaulipas with an increase of 3.27k (210%) and 1.03k (22.7%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Estado de México and Baja California with a decrease of 2.01k (29.9%) and 1.35k (24.9%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for Customs Brokers during fourth quarter of 2023 were Coahuila de Zaragoza ($20k MX), Chihuahua ($15.6k MX), and San Luis Potosí ($13.2k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the positive salary growth was higher in San Luis Potosí and Colima with an increase of $9.14k MX (223%) and $2.73k MX (31%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave and Estado de México with a decrease of $5.39k MX (56%) and $1.21k MX (23.3%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2023-Q4): 14.8, Women

During the fourth quarter of 2023, male and female workforce in Customs Brokers was concentrated in the educational segment with 16 to 18 years of schooling (8.04k men and 6.37k women).

The highest average salary was $7.83k MX received by women with 16 to 18 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $7.83k MX received by women with 16 to 18 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of Customs Brokers in different industries and economic sectors.

At fourth quarter of 2023, the workforce was higher in Services Related to Air Transportation (76.1%), Legal Services (11.5%), and General Public Administration (7.76%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Services Related to Mining ($30k MX), Business Administration Services ($15.1k MX), and Legal Services ($10.6k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2023-Q4

  • 13.7%, Customs Brokers
  • 54.8%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the fourth quarter of 2023, the labor informality of Customs Brokers reached a 13.7%, which implied a decrease from 0.24 percentage points compared to the third quarter of 2023  (14%).

The labor informality of this occupation was lower than informality at the country level in 41 percentage points during the fourth quarter of 2023.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 100%, Durango

Less Labor Informality: 9.12 %, Baja California

At fourth quarter of 2023, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Customs Brokers were Durango (100%), Aguascalientes (100%), and Estado de México (56.3%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Guanajuato (23.6%), Tamaulipas (10.8%), and Baja California (9.12%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Customs Brokers during the fourth quarter of 2023 was higher in the age group with 25 to 34 years concentrating 10.9k workers of which 70.7% corresponds to formal employment (7.73k) and 29.3% to informal employment (3.21k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 16 to 18 years of schooling concentrating 14.4k workers of which 96.6%  corresponds to formal employment (13.9k) and 3.42% corresponds to informal employment (493).