Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013

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)
180,570 0.7 % $18.05 $37,530 0.7 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $11.23 $13.89 $17.71 $21.75 $25.37
Annual Wage (2) $23,370 $28,900 $36,830 $45,240 $52,760


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) 67,260 3.35 $20.13 $41,870
Local Government (OES Designation) 13,420 0.24 $15.24 $31,700
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 10,830 0.21 $15.67 $32,580
State Government (OES Designation) 8,660 0.40 $15.52 $32,270
Elementary and Secondary Schools 8,400 0.10 $14.97 $31,140

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) 67,260 3.35 $20.13 $41,870
Scheduled Air Transportation 4,700 1.13 $19.98 $41,550
Technical and Trade Schools 1,070 0.72 $17.99 $37,420
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 2,610 0.44 $17.90 $37,240
State Government (OES Designation) 8,660 0.40 $15.52 $32,270

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Postal Service 180 0.03 $26.43 $54,960
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 220 0.05 $25.18 $52,370
Automotive Repair and Maintenance (8) (8) $24.26 $50,470
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers 120 0.04 $23.69 $49,270
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 140 0.04 $23.44 $48,760


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)
Florida 19,310 2.59 1.90 $16.17 $33,640
California 17,480 1.19 0.87 $20.09 $41,780
Texas 14,090 1.29 0.95 $16.55 $34,420
Georgia 13,170 3.40 2.49 $16.04 $33,370
Virginia 7,630 2.10 1.54 $18.79 $39,070




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 3,640 5.46 4.01 $25.05 $52,110
Oregon 6,170 3.76 2.76 $16.01 $33,300
Georgia 13,170 3.40 2.49 $16.04 $33,370
Alaska 1,000 3.11 2.28 $20.29 $42,200
Colorado 6,820 2.97 2.18 $19.21 $39,960




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 3,640 5.46 4.01 $25.05 $52,110
Maryland 6,070 2.40 1.76 $21.19 $44,080
Rhode Island 250 0.54 0.40 $20.84 $43,350
Alaska 1,000 3.11 2.28 $20.29 $42,200
New Jersey 5,960 1.56 1.14 $20.23 $42,070





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)
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 7,140 3.09 2.27 $16.46 $34,230
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 6,440 2.72 2.00 $23.94 $49,790
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,620 1.16 0.85 $20.05 $41,710
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 4,480 0.85 0.63 $21.04 $43,750
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO 4,210 3.29 2.41 $19.51 $40,570
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, FL Metropolitan Division 4,180 4.08 3.00 $17.73 $36,880
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 3,440 3.35 2.46 $17.24 $35,860
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 3,180 0.86 0.63 $19.39 $40,320
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 3,090 1.74 1.27 $17.61 $36,620
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 3,050 1.11 0.81 $15.85 $32,970