Training Requirements for New Accounts Clerks

New accounts clerks need a high school diploma or equivalent and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for New accounts clerks
Percent
Less than High School 1.5
High School 20.3
Some College 35.6
Associates Degree 11.8
Bachelors Degree 27.6
Masters Degree 2.3
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.9

Employment Outlook for New Accounts Clerks

This represents about 52,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 4,000 less new accounts clerks but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 12,000 more.

Typical Income for New Accounts Clerks

Hourly Income

On average,new accounts clerks make $17.54 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
New accounts clerks $12.50 $14.13 $16.82 $19.84 $24.04
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, new accounts clerks make $36,480 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
New accounts clerks $25,990 $29,390 $34,990 $41,260 $50,010
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