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Records Clerk Salary

A Records Clerk earns an average wage of $13.42 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
$22,367 - $44,880
(Median)
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45K
MEDIAN: $30,719
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$9.72 - $19.07
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$22,367 - $44,880  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,539  
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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$20,853 - $42,567  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 151
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.72 - $19.07  
   
Overtime
$13.69 - $31.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,539  
   
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).
)
$20,853 - $42,567  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 245
United States (change)

Job Description for Records Clerk

Records clerks typically work in healthcare settings. They may be employed in larger establishments such as hospitals, though any medical center with a wide variety of records may need records clerks. A typical day for records clerks could include organizing or storing charts that are no longer needed, retrieving charts from nurses or doctors who have not handed them in, adding extra sheets to files as needed by healthcare staff, and answering the phone to take messages and answer questions. Records clerks may also need to prepare charts for nurses and physicians.

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Records Clerk Tasks

  • Inventories records stored.
  • May assist in the destruction of records.
  • Locates and retrieves company records as requested.

Common Career Paths for Records Clerk


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Pay by Experience Level for Records Clerk

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

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Records Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 32%



National Average
$29,000


Skills That Affect Records Clerk Salaries

Records Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$29,000

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

Filing
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 85 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 17%