The median hourly wage for general office clerks was $14.22 in May 2015.
The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $9.06, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $23.34.
In May 2015, the median hourly wages for general office clerks in the top industries in which they worked were as follows:
Healthcare and social assistance
Educational services; state, local, and private
Administrative and support services
Many general office clerks work full time. About 1 in 4 worked part time in 2014.
General Office Clerks
Median hourly wages, May 2015
Total, all occupations
Office and administrative support occupations
General office clerks
Note: All Occupations includes all occupations in the U.S. Economy. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics