Google Trend graph of Office Clerks has shown some decline in the last couple years in interest. The decline started in about 2009 and hasn’t recovered to pre-2009 level since. There is still a definite spike of interest every year for a general Office Clerk.
Bureau of Labor Statistics information for Office Clerks is classified under their General Office Clerks listing which shows a yearly salary of $26,610 and about $12.79 an hour. The total jobs available for office clerks to apply to in 2010 were around 2,950,700 reported by the BLS. The job market for Office Clerks is expected to grow by 17% which is about average and will add around 489,500 office clerk jobs & openings. In our state by state listings you can see some states that pay the highest paid office clerks around $28,000+ for a years salary.
Listed below is information that is specific to Office Clerk job salaries that you can expect to receive in that state area. Our state by state breakdown allows you to see which state is best to get a job as a Office Clerk. The salary information provided below is off of real-world job listings for Office Clerks and the pay offered for those jobs. We source Indeed, Simply Hired, PayScale and GlassDoor.com. The information provided by Indeed about their process for collecting salary averages is as follows: “Indeed Salary Search is based on an index of salary information extracted from over 50 million job postings from thousands of unique sources over the last 12 months. Many job descriptions don’t contain salary information, but there are enough that do to produce statistically significant median salaries for millions of keyword, job title and location combinations – in fact, most job searches you are likely to think of. As new jobs are added each day, the Indeed Salary Search index is automatically updated with fresh salary data, so the salary results are as up-to-date as they could possibly be.”