Information About Correspondence Clerks

Training Requirements for Correspondence Clerks

Correspondence clerks need high school diploma or equivalent.

Degrees for Correspondence clerks
Training for Correspondence Clerks
Percent
Less than High School 8.8
High School 35.4
Some College 28.4
Associates Degree 10.5
Bachelors Degree 14.3
Masters Degree 2.2
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.4

Employment outlook for Correspondence Clerks

Represents about 8,000 people in the United States.

Employment prospects are down Over the next 5 years there will be aproximately 1,000 less correspondence clerks but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 2,000 more.


Hourly Income

On average, correspondence clerks make $18.11 per hour.

Hourly Income Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Correspondence clerks $11.70 $14.05 $17.49 $21.70 $25.78
Office and administrative support occupations $9.95 $12.39 $16.37 $21.90 $28.46
Information and record clerks $9.80 $11.93 $15.24 $19.64 $25.08
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, correspondence clerks make $37,660 per year.

Annual Salary Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Correspondence clerks $24,340 $29,230 $36,370 $45,140 $53,630
Office and administrative support occupations $20,700 $25,760 $34,050 $45,550 $59,190
Information and record clerks $20,380 $24,810 $31,690 $40,850 $52,170
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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