General Clerk Salary (United States)

A General Clerk earns an average wage of $12.45 per hour. A skill in Typing is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
General Clerk Total Pay (?
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$20,135 - $39,381
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $30,094
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General Clerk Total Pay (?
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$8.75 - $17.01
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$20,135 - $39,381  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
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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$18,715 - $38,579  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 144
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.75 - $17.01  
   
Overtime
$1.52 - $24.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
   
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).
)
$18,715 - $38,579  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 144
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Job Description for General Clerk

  • Open, sort and route incoming mail, answer correspondence and prepare outgoing mail.
  • Complete and mail bills, contracts, policies, invoices and checks.
  • Compile, copy, sort, and file records of office activities.
  • Answer phones, direct calls and take messages.
  • Operate office machines; photocopiers and scanners, facsimile machines, voice mail systems and personal computers.

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Pay by Experience Level for General Clerk

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

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Experience Affects General Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
Experienced
up arrow 1%
National Average
$27,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect General Clerk Salaries

Typing
up arrow 16%
National Average
$27,000
Data Entry
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
77%
female alumni
 
Male
23%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 23%
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