Deputy Clerk Salary

Women comprise the majority of Deputy Clerks in the United States. Individuals in this line of work make around $30K per year on average. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and the larger part earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Deputy Clerks, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$23,180 - $48,144
$23K
$30K
$48K
MEDIAN: $30,007
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50%
90%

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$10.71 - $19.28
$11
$14
$19
MEDIAN: $14.42
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$0$48K
Salary $23,180 - $48,144
Bonus $500
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$22,755 - $43,758
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 279
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $10.71 - $19.28
Overtime $19.01 - $33.21
Annual Data $0$43K
Bonus $500
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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$22,755 - $43,758
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 227

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Job Description for Deputy Clerk

Deputy clerks provide general support where needed to other clerks and/or judges in the county court system. They must be proficient in operating office equipment and computers including the ability to type at least 40 words per minute (or another amount specified by their employer) and use basic programs such as the Microsoft Office suite. Deputy clerks complete and report on the variety of tasks assigned to them by supervisors; as such, strong listening skills and the ability to prioritize tasks and complete them within deadline are required. Deputy clerks must possess good written and verbal communication skills, and they are expected to relay written and verbal messages to supervisors and the general public, as well as answer phones and respond to mail and email politely and effectively.

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Deputy Clerk Tasks

  • Prepare monthly Financial Reports.
  • Prepare audit worksheets.
  • Prepare State Financial Reports.
  • Make bond principal & interest payments.
  • Assist in preparation of the annual budget/amendments.

Common Career Paths for Deputy Clerk


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Though it's uncommon, some Deputy Clerks move into roles as City Clerks, where pay is an average $37K per year. The most common next step for a Deputy Clerk is to become a Court Clerk or an Administrative Assistant. The former position pays an additional $1K per year on average, and the latter position pays $1K more per year.

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Popular Skills for Deputy Clerk


Deputy Clerks seem to exploit a large range of skills on the job. Lucky workers who know Accounts Payable can expect a significant pay bump, scoring salaries 23 percent above average. Taking Meeting Minutes and Payroll Administration are also correlated to pay that is above average, with increases between 10 percent and 23 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Accounting. Those familiar with Customer Service also tend to know Filing Court Documents and Billing.

Pay by Experience Level for Deputy Clerk

Pay by Experience for a Deputy Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Deputy Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 276 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Deputy Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 116 salaries. An experienced Deputy Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 114 salaries. A Deputy Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 35 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $30,106

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Deputy Clerks that is 23 percent greater than the national average, Lexington offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Deputy Clerks will also find cushy salaries in Atlanta (+20 percent).

Deputy Clerk Reviews

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

Deputy Clerk in Sublette:
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Pros: Election Time!
Cons: Stamping vouchers paid.

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Key Stats for Deputy Clerk

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 75 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Deputy Clerk Salaries

▲30%

▲10%

▲2%

National Average
$30,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Deputy Clerk Salaries


Accounts Payable
▲23%

Payroll Administration
▲10%

▲5%


Legal Document Review
▲1%

National Average
$30,000


▼2%


Typing
▼2%

Accounting
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 75 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 13%
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