The larger portion of Finance Clerks in the United States are women. Median pay in this female-dominated area goes for around $14.96 per hour. The majority of Finance Clerks claim high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not claimed by all — approximately one-third lack any form of coverage — but the larger part have medical insurance, and the greater part have dental, too. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$15,205 - $49,316
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$49K
MEDIAN: $31,591
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$11.27 - $19.09
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$15,205 - $49,316  
   
Bonus
$750  
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$23,671 - $42,094  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.27 - $19.09  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.55  
Overtime
$16.50 - $29.23  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$750  
   
Total Pay (?
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$23,671 - $42,094  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 70

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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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Finance Clerk

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


Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience have a median salary of $30K. Those who have been around for five to 10 years can expect to take home more — $32K on average. Finance Clerks bring in $32K after working for 10 to 20 years. Finance Clerks who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $40K.

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Key Stats for Finance Clerk

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Finance Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$32,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Finance Clerk Salaries

Accounts Payable
up arrow 16%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

National Average
$32,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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