A File Clerk with Organizing skills earns an average wage of $11.83 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$20,935 - $39,490
(Median)
$21K
$30K
$39K
MEDIAN: $29,986
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50%
90%

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$9.22 - $15.48
(Median)
$9
$12
$15
MEDIAN: $11.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$20,935 - $39,490  
   
Bonus
$147.58 - $1,987  
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
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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$19,597 - $34,859  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 43
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.22 - $15.48  
   
Hourly Tips
$5.00  
Overtime
$14.85 - $25.46  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$147.58 - $1,987  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
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).
)
$19,597 - $34,859  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 298
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Pay by Experience Level for File Clerk

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

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Experience Affects File Clerk Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$26,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
medical benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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