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Average General Clerk Hourly Pay

$13.58
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$1,150
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The average hourly pay for a General Clerk is $13.58.
10%
$10.66
MEDIAN
$13.58
90%
$17.23
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$11 - $17
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What Do General Clerks Do?

Job Satisfaction for General Clerk

3.6 out of 5
(37)
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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 $8.10.

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What Are Popular Skills for General Clerks?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for General Clerks?

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 $12.23 based on 15 salaries. An early career General Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.90 based on 87 salaries. A mid-career General Clerk with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.01 based on 31 salaries. An experienced General Clerk with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.14 based on 45 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 32.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Martinsburg, West Virginia (32.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (20.9% less), Rogers, Arkansas (11.3% less) and Lawton, Oklahoma (10.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 195 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.7%
Early Career
44.6%
Mid Career
15.9%
Experienced
23.1%
Late Career
8.7%