Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2016

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)
41,630 2.7 % $17.54 $36,480 0.6 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $12.50 $14.13 $16.82 $19.84 $24.04
Annual Wage (2) $25,990 $29,390 $34,990 $41,260 $50,010


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 37,550 2.23 $17.45 $36,300
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,430 0.06 $17.18 $35,730
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 870 0.15 $18.85 $39,210
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 420 0.09 $20.53 $42,690
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 280 0.10 $18.52 $38,510

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 37,550 2.23 $17.45 $36,300
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 870 0.15 $18.85 $39,210
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 280 0.10 $18.52 $38,510
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 420 0.09 $20.53 $42,690
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,430 0.06 $17.18 $35,730

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Financial Investment Activities 150 0.03 $25.54 $53,110
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 420 0.09 $20.53 $42,690
Employment Services 90 (7) $19.43 $40,410
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 870 0.15 $18.85 $39,210
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 280 0.10 $18.52 $38,510


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 4,280 0.36 1.23 $15.96 $33,200
California 3,850 0.24 0.81 $19.98 $41,560
Illinois 3,530 0.60 2.01 $18.06 $37,560
Ohio 2,290 0.43 1.45 $16.99 $35,340
North Carolina 1,580 0.37 1.26 $20.75 $43,150




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)
Oklahoma 1,420 0.89 3.01 $15.57 $32,390
Iowa 1,160 0.75 2.54 $17.97 $37,370
Nebraska 710 0.73 2.47 $15.93 $33,140
Kansas 990 0.72 2.44 $15.96 $33,210
New Hampshire 420 0.65 2.21 $16.67 $34,670




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Connecticut 90 0.06 0.19 $21.28 $44,270
Delaware 200 0.44 1.50 $21.22 $44,140
New York 930 0.10 0.34 $21.11 $43,900
New Jersey 660 0.17 0.56 $21.09 $43,870
North Carolina 1,580 0.37 1.26 $20.75 $43,150





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)
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 2,140 0.59 1.98 $18.82 $39,140
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 930 0.38 1.29 $16.64 $34,610
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 720 0.17 0.58 $18.89 $39,280
Kansas City, MO-KS 710 0.68 2.28 $15.97 $33,210
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 700 0.11 0.36 $23.22 $48,290
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 700 0.36 1.21 $19.01 $39,540
Cleveland-Elyria, OH 530 0.51 1.74 $16.23 $33,760
St. Louis, MO-IL 530 0.39 1.32 $15.83 $32,920
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 510 0.82 2.77 $14.10 $29,320
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 490 0.58 1.95 $18.11 $37,670




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)
Lawton, OK 70 1.66 5.60 $13.69 $28,480
Springfield, OH 60 1.30 4.37 $16.27 $33,830
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA 410 1.15 3.88 $18.47 $38,420
Abilene, TX 70 1.09 3.68 $13.99 $29,110
Parkersburg-Vienna, WV 40 1.06 3.58 $12.01 $24,980
Joplin, MO 80 1.02 3.43 $12.92 $26,860
Jefferson City, MO 70 0.98 3.32 $13.80 $28,700
Tulsa, OK 420 0.96 3.23 $15.72 $32,690
Santa Rosa, CA 190 0.96 3.24 $18.86 $39,230
Longview, TX 90 0.93 3.14 $16.48 $34,270