A Personnel Clerk earns an average wage of $12.62 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$21,731 - $46,621
(Median)
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$30K
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MEDIAN: $30,368
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$9.03 - $19.02
(Median)
$9
$13
$19
MEDIAN: $12.00
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50%
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$30,369  
   
Total Pay (?
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$19,124 - $43,408  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.03 - $19.02  
   
Overtime
$28.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Total Pay (?
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$19,124 - $43,408  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Job Description for Personnel Clerk

  • Gather, organize and file paperwork for employees records.
  • Assist with general human resources clerical duties, such as creating personnel files and processing applications.
  • Assist in projects, such as; HR events, benefits open enrollment, employee communications and company-wide meetings.
  • Answer employee questions regarding forms and procedures, and refer to specialist as needed.

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Experience Affects Personnel Clerk Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$28,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Personnel Clerk Salaries

National Average
$28,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
medical benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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