Average Clerical Assistant Salary in United Kingdom

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The average salary for a Clerical Assistant in United Kingdom is £15,635.
MEDIAN £15,635
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Job Description for Clerical Assistant

Clerical Assistant Tasks
  • Answer phones, direct calls and take messages.
  • Operate office machines; photocopiers and scanners, facsimile machines, voice mail systems and personal computers.
  • Maintain and update filing, inventory, mailing and database systems.
  • Open, sort and route incoming mail, answer correspondence and prepare outgoing mail.
  • Complete and mail bills, contracts, policies, invoices and checks.

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Clerical Assistant
Administrative Assistant
Clerical Supervisor
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Popular Skills for Clerical Assistant

Skills in Microsoft Office and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Phone Support, Office Administration and Data Entry.

Pay by Experience Level for Clerical Assistant

An entry-level Clerical Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £15,254 based on 8 salaries. An early career Clerical Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £15,041 based on 52 salaries. A mid-career Clerical Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £17,067 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Clerical Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £16,283 based on 26 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £15,944.

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