Wire Transfer Clerks in the United States may have to scrimp and save; the median compensation is $35K annually. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Wire Transfer Clerks. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Wire Transfer Clerks making up 76 percent. In this profession, most enjoy medical and dental coverage, and a strong majority have vision insurance, as well.

$29,175 - $49,643
(Median)
$29K
$35K
$50K
MEDIAN: $35,308
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90%

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$12.12 - $19.77
(Median)
$12
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$29,175 - $49,643  
   
Bonus
$387.83 - $3,091  
Total Pay (?
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$28,497 - $46,785  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$6K$12K$18K
Hourly Rate
$12.12 - $19.77  
   
Overtime
$20.43 - $17,143  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$12M$24M$36M
Bonus
$387.83 - $3,091  
   
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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$28,497 - $46,785  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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Job Description for Banking Wire Transfer Clerk

A wire transfer clerk transfers funds from clients to another party. The job is usually carried out at a bank, credit union, or other financial institution. The clerk may help clients fill out forms in order to transfer funds to other accounts; when wire transfers do not work, the clerk must determine the cause of the problem and resolve it to the best of his/her ability. When wire transfers are received, the clerk must process and verify the transfers and notify the receiving party.

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Banking Wire Transfer Clerk Tasks

  • Research and resolve customer wire inquiries and wire validation errors.
  • Maintain wire transfer tracking system, performing data entry and preparing reports.
  • Update department policy and procedure on wire transfers to ensure operational efficiency.
  • Process and record all incoming and outgoing wire transfers.
  • Assist in monitoring daily reserve cash balance.

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Pay by Experience Level for Banking Wire Transfer Clerk

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


For Wire Transfer Clerks, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $32K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $36K. On average, Wire Transfer Clerks make $39K following one to two decades on the job. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $40K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

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Experience Affects Banking Wire Transfer Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
medical benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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