Administrative Clerk Salary

The average wage for an Administrative Clerk is $13.83 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$23,085 - $50,779
(Median)
$23K
$34K
$51K
MEDIAN: $33,640
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90%

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$10.09 - $19.16
(Median)
$10
$14
$19
MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$23,085 - $50,779  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,490  
Profit Sharing
$51.52 - $4,538  
Commission
$0.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,353 - $44,055  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 444
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.09 - $19.16  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$12.21 - $31.53  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,490  
   
Commission
$0.00  
Profit Sharing
$51.52 - $4,538  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$21,353 - $44,055  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,262
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Job Description for Administrative Clerk

Administrative clerks are often needed to effectively manage and operate tasks either individually or as part of a larger team within an office environment. A wide range of industries from law firms, corporations and the government to real estate, public services and small businesses require administrative clerks to keep their offices working efficiently and smoothly. Many administrative clerks work weekdays with regular working hours. Their duties can include: managing invoices, handling payroll or accounting information, assisting management with office work schedules, communicating with customers or coworkers, handling office inventory and many more varied tasks.

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Administrative Clerk Tasks

  • Compile, organize, and maintain records of business transactions.
  • Maintain moderately complex indexes and files.
  • Type correspondence, reports, and other materials.
  • Answer phones and takes messages.
  • Conduct information retrieval and data entry via the computer.

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Clerk

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $30,210

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Administrative Clerk Reviews

What is it like working as an Administrative Clerk?

Administrative Clerk in McAllen:
Pros: Nice environment, kind of flexible schedule to take a couple of classes, tuition reimbursement plan, cheap health insurance.
Cons: Cash handling(lots of cash), tax season can be tough, no room for growth in this department, low pay.

Administrative Clerk in Minneapolis:
Pros: I like the people I work with, the pay and the benefits.
Cons: I really hate the hours, now that they have changed I never see my husband.

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Experience Affects Administrative Clerk Salaries




National Average
$30,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Clerk Salaries

Payroll Administration
up arrow 8%

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

Filing
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
0%

Office Administration
0%

Accounts Payable
0%

National Average
$30,000

Data Entry
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Typing
up arrow 4%

Phone Support
up arrow 9%

Data Processing
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 306 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
medical benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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