Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

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)
175,530 0.8 % $18.46 $38,390 0.6 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $11.38 $14.22 $18.12 $22.10 $25.99
Annual Wage (2) $23,670 $29,570 $37,700 $45,980 $54,050


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) 61,940 3.13 $20.72 $43,100
Local Government (OES Designation) 15,500 0.29 $16.24 $33,770
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 11,390 0.22 $15.81 $32,890
Elementary and Secondary Schools 8,860 0.11 $15.52 $32,270
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 7,980 0.27 $18.50 $38,470

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) 61,940 3.13 $20.72 $43,100
Scheduled Air Transportation 3,850 0.95 $20.20 $42,010
Technical and Trade Schools 970 0.65 $18.34 $38,150
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 3,070 0.52 $18.24 $37,930
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training 330 0.46 $18.75 $38,990

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 $27.28 $56,730
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 160 0.04 $26.13 $54,360
Wired Telecommunications Carriers 540 0.09 $24.35 $50,660
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 170 0.04 $23.50 $48,880
Taxi and Limousine Service (8) (8) $23.47 $48,810


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 17,320 1.15 0.88 $20.31 $42,240
Florida 16,190 2.11 1.63 $17.44 $36,260
Georgia 13,550 3.40 2.62 $16.21 $33,710
Texas 13,280 1.18 0.91 $16.77 $34,890
Virginia 7,680 2.11 1.62 $19.27 $40,070



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 3,340 4.94 3.81 $25.85 $53,760
Oregon 6,920 4.11 3.17 $15.81 $32,880
Georgia 13,550 3.40 2.62 $16.21 $33,710
Colorado 7,670 3.24 2.49 $19.33 $40,200
Alaska 880 2.71 2.08 $21.25 $44,200



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 3,340 4.94 3.81 $25.85 $53,760
Maryland 5,720 2.24 1.72 $22.03 $45,810
Alaska 880 2.71 2.08 $21.25 $44,200
Rhode Island 210 0.44 0.34 $20.94 $43,550
Massachusetts 1,650 0.50 0.38 $20.58 $42,810




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 7,190 3.01 2.32 $16.45 $34,230
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 6,220 2.62 2.01 $24.57 $51,110
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO 4,650 3.51 2.70 $19.75 $41,080
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,550 1.12 0.86 $20.09 $41,790
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 4,310 0.80 0.62 $21.31 $44,330
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, FL Metropolitan Division 4,290 4.10 3.15 $18.85 $39,200
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 4,100 2.24 1.73 $18.75 $39,000
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 3,720 3.52 2.71 $17.23 $35,850
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 3,020 0.81 0.62 $19.71 $40,990
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 2,930 1.03 0.79 $16.18 $33,660