Women comprise the majority of Finance Clerks in the United States. Individuals in this line of work make around $14.38 per hour on average. Most Finance Clerks report high levels of job satisfaction. While close to two-fifths report receiving no health benefits, more than half do receive medical coverage, and half have dental, as well. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$15,456 - $48,479
(Median)
$15K
$32K
$48K
MEDIAN: $32,283
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$10.95 - $18.45
(Median)
$11
$14
$18
MEDIAN: $14.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$15,456 - $48,479  
   
Bonus
$900  
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).
)
$23,052 - $41,530  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.95 - $18.45  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.55  
Overtime
$16.50 - $29.23  
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.
)
$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$900  
   
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).
)
$23,052 - $41,530  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 69
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Job Description for Finance Clerk

Finance clerks perform a variety of clerical duties in support of finance departments of companies in a wide array of fields. These clerks are generally expected to analyze financial documents such as invoices, receipts, and reports to ensure their accuracy; when mistakes are detected, they will work with management to resolve them. They may also be involved in collections of owed payments. In some positions, they also have duties relating to payroll administration and basic clerical duties such as organizing correspondence, answering phone calls, filing, and keeping inventory of office supplies. Data entry, such as entering information from corrected invoices, may also be part of the job.

Read More...

Finance Clerk Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Finance Clerk

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


Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $29K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $32K on average. Finance Clerks bring in $31K after working for 10 to 20 years. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $39K on average.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Finance Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Finance Clerk Salaries

Accounts Payable
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

National Average
$31,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
medical benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 39%
ADVERTISEMENT