Office Clerk, General in Houston, Texas Salary

How much does an Office Clerk, General make in Houston, TX? An Office Clerk, General in Houston takes home an average of $13.11 per hour. This is 3% above the national average for an Office Clerk, General which is $12.73 per hour. Wages for an Office Clerk, General in Houston range from $7.64 per hour to $17.68 per hour. Total Annual Compensation, which includes hourly rate, profit sharing, and overtime for an Office Clerk, General in Houston ranges from $17,824 to $38,929 annually. Among those reporting, there is an average job satisfaction rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Women make up 67% of the Office Clerk, General workforce in Houston among those reporting. Many report receiving benefits from their employer.

$17,863 - $46,540
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$31K
$47K
MEDIAN: $31,000
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$7.64 - $17.68
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$0$46K
Salary $17,863 - $46,540
Profit Sharing $1,200
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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$17,824 - $38,929
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data $0$17
Hourly Rate $7.64 - $17.68
Overtime $16.82
Annual Data $0$38K
Profit Sharing $1,200
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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$17,824 - $38,929
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for Office Clerk, General

General office clerks are responsible for a variety of duties in an office setting, which can include answering phone calls, filing documents, and conducting data entry. Tasks can involve a certain level of both physical and mental stamina; general office clerks may be required to be on their feet or sitting in place for long hours. Performing many tasks at once or on deadline also is common. As a result, communication skills, organization, and multitasking are beneficial for general office clerks. General office clerks are present in many different environments, such as schools, hospitals, and government offices. Their work area may be adjacent to a supervisor's office or at the front end of a business. Depending on the size of the organization or institution, general office clerks may be expected to work alone or as part of a group. Supervision may be done directly by a business owner or under a team manager. General office clerks work in either a part- or full-time capacity, so hours vary across different settings.

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Office Clerk, General Tasks

  • Answer phones, direct calls and take messages.
  • Operate office machines; photocopiers and scanners, facsimile machines, voice mail systems and personal computers.
  • Maintain and update filing, inventory, mailing and database systems.
  • Open, sort and route incoming mail, answer correspondence and prepare outgoing mail.
  • Complete and mail bills, contracts, policies, invoices and checks.

About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Office Clerk, General Job Listings

Key Stats for Office Clerk, General

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Office Clerk, General Salaries

▲20%

National Average
$29,000

Mid-Career
▼14%

▼17%

Skills That Affect Office Clerk, General Salaries

Accounts Receivable
▲10%

Microsoft Office
▲5%

Microsoft Excel
▲5%

National Average
$29,000


Microsoft Word
▼8%

▼11%

Typing
▼11%

Office Administration
▼19%

Filing
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 71%