Average File Clerk Hourly Pay

$12.74
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$515
Bonus
$1,300
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The average hourly pay for a File Clerk is $12.74.
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$9.73
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$12.74
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$16.87
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $17
Bonus
$103 - $1,973
Profit Sharing
$585 - $3,600
Total Pay
$20,440 - $36,719
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What Do File Clerks Do?

Job Satisfaction for File Clerk

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What Are Popular Skills for File Clerks?

Skills in Data Entry, Microsoft Office and Records Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Organizing and Filing.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for File Clerks?

An entry-level File Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.12 based on 95 salaries. An early career File Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.46 based on 420 salaries. A mid-career File Clerk with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.60 based on 148 salaries. An experienced File Clerk with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.52 based on 92 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $14.
Employees with File Clerk in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 29.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (25.3% more) and New York, New York (18.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (12.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 788 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.1%
Early Career
53.3%
Mid Career
18.8%
Experienced
11.7%
Late Career
4.2%