Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Financial clerks do administrative work for many types of organizations. They keep records, help customers, and carry out financial transactions.

$43,890

Median US Salary

High school diploma or equivalent

Minimum education requirement

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Currently employed

152,990

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

9%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

50,000 or more

Estimated over the next 10 years

Median Salary by State for Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

District of Columbia $62,080

Alaska $52,340

Connecticut $50,920

Maryland $49,910

Washington $49,770

California $49,260

Massachusetts $48,990

New Jersey $47,490

Minnesota $47,400

New York $46,320

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Maxxing your 401k as Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

43.3%

Per paycheck

$730.94

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $1,688.08
Pre Tax Retirement $730.94
Before Taxes $957.14
Taxes $287.14
Take Home $670.00

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