Nature of the Work
Training & Qualifications
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Financial clerks do administrative work for many types of organizations. They keep records, help customers, and carry out financial transactions.
Financial clerks work in a variety of office settings, including bank branches, medical offices, and government agencies. Most work full time.
A high school diploma is typically required for most financial clerk positions. These workers usually learn their job duties through on-the-job training.
The median annual wage for financial clerks was $37,040 in May 2015.
Employment of financial clerks is projected to grow 6 percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Employment growth will vary by specialty.
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