Counter Clerk Salary

The average wage for a Counter Clerk is $11.74 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$19,609 - $40,268
$20K
$35K
$40K
MEDIAN: $34,997
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50%
90%

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$8.09 - $16.63
$8
$12
$17
MEDIAN: $12.13
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$0$40K
Salary $19,609 - $40,268
Bonus $1,000
Profit Sharing $2,750
Commission $4,750
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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$17,162 - $37,073
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $8.09 - $16.63
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $6.53
Overtime $12.05 - $22.33
Annual Data $0$37K
Bonus $1,000
Commission $4,750
Profit Sharing $2,750
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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$17,162 - $37,073
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 85

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Job Description for Counter Clerk

  • Greet customers, assist them with questions and purchases and act as an expert in merchandise.
  • Accept and unpack shipments, updating inventory.
  • Handle phone interactions with customers, suppliers, vendors and marketing.
  • Enter items into databases, search for items and identify locations.

Counter Clerk Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Counter Clerk

Pay by Experience for a Counter Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Counter Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $23,000 based on 51 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Counter Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Counter Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 19 salaries. A Counter Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 11 salaries.

Counter Clerk Reviews

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

Counter Clerk in Boston:
"Tashea Coles."
Pros: I love interacting with people and helping.
Cons: When people get angry and yell and disrespect me.

Counter Clerk in Elizabethtown:
Pros: I enjoy what I do to help farmers.
Cons: Sometime my job can be boring and mind challenging.

Counter Clerk in Berkeley:
"The thorn in my side."
Pros: The food and people. I like the employees I work with.
Cons: The management and the way they treat their employees.

Key Stats for Counter Clerk

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Counter Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
▲41%

Experienced
▲26%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
$26,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
no benefits
None: 42%
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