Clerk Typist Salary

A Clerk Typist earns an average wage of $13.82 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
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$21,713 - $50,892
$22K
$34K
$51K
MEDIAN: $33,724
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$9.73 - $19.56
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$14
$20
MEDIAN: $13.82
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$21,713 - $50,892  
   
Bonus
$200.00  
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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$20,964 - $44,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 78
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$9.73 - $19.56  
   
Overtime
$13.09 - $59.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$200.00  
   
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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$20,964 - $44,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 98

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Job Description for Clerk Typist

Every company needs an individual who can keep records of important information, answer phone calls, speak to clients, organize business meetings, process payroll, and perform many other tasks. These are the responsibilities of clerk typists, who are an integral part of companies all over the world.

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Clerk Typist Tasks

  • Transfer handwritten information onto word processor in a final polished form.
  • Process travel needs including itinerary for air, car, train, hotel and other travel arrangements.
  • Preforms clerical duties as needed, such as data entry, answering telephone, and bookkeeping.
  • Updates and maintains files, records and other written materials.

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Pay by Experience Level for Clerk Typist

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

Clerk Typist Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Clerk Typist?

Clerk Typist in Chicago:
"There were no surprises."
Pay attention to instructions and watch deadlines. Be prompt and complete each task. Be ready for change and be open minded for new opportunities.

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Key Stats for Clerk Typist

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Clerk Typist Salaries

Late-Career
▲11%

Experienced
▲9%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
▼10%

Skills That Affect Clerk Typist Salaries


Data Entry
▲5%

▲3%

National Average
$31,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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