Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other

All information and record clerks not listed separately.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
192,910 1.8 % $18.35 $38,180 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $11.41 $14.35 $18.16 $21.85 $25.66
Annual Wage (2) $23,730 $29,850 $37,780 $45,440 $53,370


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 80,510 3.90 $19.66 $40,890
Scheduled Air Transportation 13,040 3.18 $19.89 $41,380
Local Government (OES Designation) 11,850 0.21 $15.83 $32,930
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 7,820 0.15 $16.29 $33,880
Elementary and Secondary Schools 6,880 0.08 $16.35 $34,000

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 80,510 3.90 $19.66 $40,890
Scheduled Air Transportation 13,040 3.18 $19.89 $41,380
Technical and Trade Schools 1,010 0.64 $17.67 $36,760
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training 400 0.48 $18.54 $38,560
Junior Colleges 3,460 0.44 $18.61 $38,700

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Postal Service 290 0.05 $26.08 $54,250
Support Activities for Water Transportation 70 0.08 $25.47 $52,980
Rail Transportation 40 0.02 $23.17 $48,190
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services 120 0.05 $23.07 $47,990
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 130 0.03 $22.64 $47,090


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 22,150 1.58 1.05 $19.97 $41,530
Texas 19,050 1.85 1.23 $18.23 $37,910
Florida 15,170 2.12 1.41 $17.20 $35,770
New York 8,410 1.00 0.66 $19.28 $40,110
Georgia 7,460 1.97 1.31 $17.06 $35,490




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 6,090 9.45 6.28 $22.02 $45,810
Alaska 1,140 3.63 2.41 $20.20 $42,020
Oregon 5,670 3.57 2.38 $15.43 $32,090
Colorado 6,160 2.83 1.88 $18.99 $39,510
Maryland 6,170 2.49 1.65 $20.65 $42,960




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 6,090 9.45 6.28 $22.02 $45,810
Connecticut 1,190 0.74 0.49 $20.89 $43,460
Rhode Island 330 0.74 0.49 $20.73 $43,120
Maryland 6,170 2.49 1.65 $20.65 $42,960
Alaska 1,140 3.63 2.41 $20.20 $42,020





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 9,350 4.05 2.69 $22.02 $45,800
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 5,350 1.06 0.70 $20.34 $42,300
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 5,260 1.38 0.92 $19.52 $40,600
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 5,010 1.40 0.93 $17.96 $37,350
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, FL Metropolitan Division 4,410 4.51 3.00 $17.78 $36,980
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 3,990 1.79 1.19 $17.48 $36,350
Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division 3,860 4.52 3.00 (8) (8)
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO 3,800 3.17 2.11 $19.53 $40,620
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 3,330 3.40 2.26 $16.83 $35,000
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,940 1.72 1.14 $17.43 $36,250




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Hinesville-Fort Stewart, GA 170 9.53 6.34 $19.18 $39,890
Warner Robins, GA 360 6.28 4.18 $19.32 $40,180
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX 750 5.99 3.98 $17.52 $36,440
Fairbanks, AK 190 5.36 3.57 $19.48 $40,520
Elizabethtown, KY 230 5.14 3.42 $19.66 $40,890
Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, MD Metropolitan Division 2,690 4.84 3.22 $21.40 $44,510
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL 350 4.75 3.16 $18.26 $37,980
Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division 3,860 4.52 3.00 (8) (8)
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, FL Metropolitan Division 4,410 4.51 3.00 $17.78 $36,980
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 860 4.50 2.99 $16.94 $35,230