Training Requirements for Procurement Clerks

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

Degrees for Procurement clerks
Percent
Less than High School 0.8
High School 21.3
Some College 28.4
Associates Degree 11.4
Bachelors Degree 26.9
Masters Degree 10.1
Doctorate or Professional Degree 1.1

Employment Outlook for Procurement Clerks

This represents about 72,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 6,000 less procurement clerks but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 25,000 more.

Typical Income for Procurement Clerks

Hourly Income

On average,procurement clerks make $20.18 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Procurement clerks $12.92 $16.13 $19.91 $23.74 $27.94
Office and administrative support occupations $9.95 $12.39 $16.37 $21.90 $28.46
Financial clerks $10.93 $13.57 $17.23 $21.92 $27.07
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, procurement clerks make $41,980 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Procurement clerks $26,880 $33,560 $41,410 $49,390 $58,110
Office and administrative support occupations $20,700 $25,760 $34,050 $45,550 $59,190
Financial clerks $22,740 $28,220 $35,840 $45,590 $56,310
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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