Average General Clerk Hourly Pay

Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a General Clerk is $13.36.
MEDIAN $13.36
Is General Clerk your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
Enter city & years of experience
Add pay factors like skills & education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$10 - $17
$200 - $1,500
Total Pay
$20,390 - $38,859

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for General Clerk

Popular Employer Salaries for General Clerk

The top respondents for the job title General Clerk are from the companies FCi Federal, Serco, Inc. and The Kroger Company. Reported salaries are highest at FCi Federal where the average pay is $12.96. The Kroger Company pays the lowest at around $7.99.

General Clerk Job Listings

Popular Skills for General Clerk

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

Pay by Experience Level for General Clerk

An entry-level General Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.31 based on 55 salaries. An early career General Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.84 based on 117 salaries. A mid-career General Clerk with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.20 based on 64 salaries. An experienced General Clerk with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.23 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Employees with General Clerk in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 37.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (13.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (19.6% less), Rogers, Arkansas (9.8% less) and Lawton, Oklahoma (8.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 314 survey responses.
Entry Level
Early Career
Mid Career
Late Career