Administrative Clerk Salary

The average wage for an Administrative Clerk is $14.10 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$23,866 - $69,144
$24K
$36K
$69K
MEDIAN: $35,774
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50%
90%

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$10.34 - $19.62
$10
$14
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MEDIAN: $14.37
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$0$69K
Salary $23,866 - $69,144
Bonus $293.63 - $5,068
Profit Sharing $625
Commission $9,791
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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$22,134 - $48,448
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 147
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $10.34 - $19.62
Overtime $15.70 - $32.45
Annual Data $0$48K
Bonus $293.63 - $5,068
Commission $9,791
Profit Sharing $625
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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$22,134 - $48,448
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 423

Job Description for Administrative Clerk

Administrative clerks are often needed to effectively manage and operate tasks either individually or as part of a larger team within an office environment. A wide range of industries from law firms, corporations and the government to real estate, public services and small businesses require administrative clerks to keep their offices working efficiently and smoothly. Many administrative clerks work weekdays with regular working hours. Their duties can include: managing invoices, handling payroll or accounting information, assisting management with office work schedules, communicating with customers or coworkers, handling office inventory and many more varied tasks.

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Administrative Clerk Tasks

  • Compile, organize, and maintain records of business transactions.
  • Maintain moderately complex indexes and files.
  • Type correspondence, reports, and other materials.
  • Answer phones and takes messages.
  • Conduct information retrieval and data entry via the computer.

Common Career Paths for Administrative Clerk


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Administrative Clerk Job Listings

Popular Skills for Administrative Clerk

Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Clerk

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 380 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 227 salaries. An experienced Administrative Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 211 salaries. An Administrative Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 87 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $31,036

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Administrative Clerk Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Administrative Clerk?

Administrative Clerk in Columbus:
Pros: Work flexibility, job duties.
Cons: Management, unfairness.

Administrative Clerk in McAllen:
Pros: Nice environment, kind of flexible schedule to take a couple of classes, tuition reimbursement plan, cheap health insurance.
Cons: Cash handling(lots of cash), tax season can be tough, no room for growth in this department, low pay.

Administrative Clerk in Minneapolis:
Pros: I like the people I work with, the pay and the benefits.
Cons: I really hate the hours, now that they have changed I never see my husband.

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Key Stats for Administrative Clerk

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 90 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Administrative Clerk Salaries

▲11%

▲5%

▼0%

National Average
$31,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Administrative Clerk Salaries

Payroll Administration
▲5%

▲4%


National Average
$31,000


Microsoft Office
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Accounts Payable
▼2%



Phone Support
▼3%

▼4%


▼5%

Data Processing
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 26%