$32,972
Avg. Salary
$14.45
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Clerk Typist is $14.45 per hour.

The average pay for a Clerk Typist is $32,972 per year.

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$10.39
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$14.45
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$20.17
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MEDIAN $14.45
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$21k
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$33k
50%
$49k
90%
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MEDIAN $32,972
$21,026 - $49,371
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MEDIAN: $32,972
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$0$49K
Salary $21,026 - $49,371
Bonus $976
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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$21,368 - $45,879
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 148
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $10.39 - $20.17
Overtime $13.09 - $59.60
Annual Data $0$45K
Bonus $976
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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$21,368 - $45,879
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 157

Job Description for Clerk Typist

Every company needs an individual who can keep records of important information, answer phone calls, speak to clients, organize business meetings, process payroll, and perform many other tasks. These are the responsibilities of clerk typists, who are an integral part of companies all over the world.

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Clerk Typist Tasks
  • Transfer handwritten information onto word processor in a final polished form.
  • Process travel needs including itinerary for air, car, train, hotel and other travel arrangements.
  • Preforms clerical duties as needed, such as data entry, answering telephone, and bookkeeping.
  • Updates and maintains files, records and other written materials.

Common Career Paths for Clerk Typist


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Clerk Typists who transition into an Office Manager role may receive large pay increases as the latter position pays an average $39K per year. An Administrative Assistant or an Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant is a typical transition from a Clerk Typist role.

Clerk Typist Job Listings

Popular Skills for Clerk Typist


Job skills reported by Clerk Typists are limited. Data Entry and Customer Service are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 4 percent and 3 percent, respectively. It is often found that people who know Customer Service are also skilled in Data Entry.

Pay by Experience Level for Clerk Typist

Pay by Experience for a Clerk Typist has a positive trend. An entry-level Clerk Typist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 75 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Clerk Typist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Clerk Typist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 50 salaries. A Clerk Typist 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 26 salaries.

Clerk Typist Reviews

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

Clerk Typist in Whittier:
"Whittier."
Pros: Close to home, working in the community I grew up in,
Cons: Cost of living is too high.

Clerk Typist in Syracuse:
"Rewarding."
Pros: The hiring process in non-bias, equal and fair.
Cons: Low salaries.

Clerk Typist in Louisville:
Pros: The people I work with.
Cons: The pay and the neglect from upper management.

Clerk Typist in Chicago:
"There were no surprises."
Pay attention to instructions and watch deadlines. Be prompt and complete each task. Be ready for change and be open minded for new opportunities.

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Key Stats for Clerk Typist

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Clerk Typist Salaries

▲8%

Late-Career
▲8%

▲6%

National Average
$31,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Clerk Typist Salaries

Data Entry
▲4%


▲2%

National Average
$31,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 19%