Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013

43-4141 New Accounts Clerks

Interview persons desiring to open accounts in financial institutions. Explain account services available to prospective customers and assist them in preparing applications.


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)
56,990 2.1 % $16.32 $33,940 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $11.87 $13.46 $15.96 $18.45 $21.91
Annual Wage (2) $24,700 $28,000 $33,190 $38,380 $45,580


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)
Depository Credit Intermediation 52,180 3.04 $16.23 $33,760
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,060 0.05 $16.98 $35,330
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 1,030 0.17 $17.52 $36,440
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 760 0.17 $18.85 $39,200
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 660 0.23 $15.92 $33,110

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Depository Credit Intermediation 52,180 3.04 $16.23 $33,760
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 660 0.23 $15.92 $33,110
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 760 0.17 $18.85 $39,200
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 1,030 0.17 $17.52 $36,440
Other Financial Investment Activities 250 0.06 $18.36 $38,200

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 760 0.17 $18.85 $39,200
Other Financial Investment Activities 250 0.06 $18.36 $38,200
Insurance Carriers 210 0.02 $18.35 $38,170
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 1,030 0.17 $17.52 $36,440
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,060 0.05 $16.98 $35,330


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)
Texas 8,900 0.82 1.90 $15.57 $32,380
California 5,430 0.37 0.86 $18.31 $38,090
North Carolina 2,850 0.72 1.68 $16.52 $34,360
Ohio 2,360 0.46 1.07 $15.58 $32,420
New York 2,320 0.27 0.62 $17.45 $36,290




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)
Nebraska 950 1.03 2.39 $15.69 $32,630
Texas 8,900 0.82 1.90 $15.57 $32,380
New Hampshire 500 0.81 1.88 $15.45 $32,130
West Virginia 560 0.79 1.85 $13.11 $27,280
Oklahoma 1,220 0.78 1.82 $14.53 $30,210




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New Jersey 1,600 0.42 0.98 $21.35 $44,410
District of Columbia 60 0.09 0.21 $20.36 $42,340
Delaware 220 0.53 1.23 $18.86 $39,230
Connecticut 150 0.09 0.22 $18.52 $38,530
Arizona 1,370 0.55 1.29 $18.35 $38,160





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)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 2,250 0.81 1.90 $16.83 $35,010
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 1,600 0.40 0.93 $18.48 $38,440
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 1,410 0.66 1.52 $16.00 $33,270
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 1,360 0.37 0.85 $17.41 $36,210
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 1,290 0.25 0.57 $20.27 $42,160
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 970 0.54 1.27 $18.49 $38,460
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 700 0.39 0.91 $16.88 $35,120
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 680 0.29 0.67 $18.34 $38,140
Nassau-Suffolk, NY Metropolitan Division 680 0.55 1.27 $17.42 $36,240
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 650 0.45 1.04 $18.28 $38,020




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)
Victoria, TX 100 2.02 4.70 $14.31 $29,770
Texarkana-Texarkana, TX-AR 100 1.94 4.51 $13.83 $28,770
Abilene, TX 110 1.69 3.92 $13.12 $27,280
Rocky Mount, NC 90 1.61 3.75 $16.27 $33,840
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV 150 1.52 3.55 $15.45 $32,140
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX 220 1.43 3.34 $15.02 $31,240
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX 170 1.34 3.12 $11.78 $24,500
Asheville, NC 230 1.34 3.11 $15.45 $32,130
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH 90 1.31 3.04 $13.22 $27,500
Waco, TX 130 1.27 2.96 $16.14 $33,580