Production Clerk Salary

Production Clerks in the United States pull down an average of $13.85 per hour. Most Production Clerks report high levels of job satisfaction. A fair number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the larger part collect dental insurance. The vast majority of Production Clerks (80 percent) who responded to the survey are women. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$27,148 - $54,612
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MEDIAN: $31,942
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$10.68 - $18.00
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$0$54K
Salary $27,148 - $54,612
Bonus $1,300
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$23,145 - $41,082
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $10.68 - $18.00
Overtime $16.18 - $36.70
Annual Data $0$41K
Bonus $1,300
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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$23,145 - $41,082
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 76

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Job Description for Production Clerk

Production clerks are primarily responsible for compiling and managing production data for companies in industrial production, which includes quality control and overseeing the inventories of raw material. They often work in fields such as food production, consumer product manufacturing, and industrial-grade material production, and their daily duties include calculating and managing types and quantities of raw materials to turn into final products. Even the smallest measurements matter, and small mistakes can lead to wide degrees of error in terms of scale production. Hundreds of thousands of an item like a toothbrush may be produced before an error is caught, making any mistake potentially costly, which is why the role of a production clerk is essential in the industry.

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Production Clerk Tasks

  • Assemble and build products and packages.
  • Examine products for quality control and close out tickets when orders are complete.
  • Receive and store materials, and label and add them to the inventory system.
  • File orders, load products, and package products for delivery.

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Pay by Experience Level for Production Clerk

Pay by Experience for a Production Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Production Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 63 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Production Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Production Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 18 salaries. A Production Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 5 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working as a Production Clerk?

Production Clerk in Charleston:
Must be organized and able to work independently; must be able to handle very stressful situations in a calm manner; should have strong customer service and communication skills; must be able to meet all deadlines for various departments and publications; should have strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel, accounting and analysis; should have knowledge of postal regulations.

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Key Stats for Production Clerk

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Production Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
▲46%

Mid-Career
▲3%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Skills That Affect Production Clerk Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲11%

Data Entry
▲7%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲5%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

National Average
$31,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 18%
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