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Braille & Talking Books Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$32,342 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Braille & Talking Books Clerk is $32,342 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Braille & Talking Books Clerk is between $25,072 and $38,233. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Prepares braille and talking books for mailing to blind library patrons and receives books returned by patrons: stamps issue date on book card to maintain record of location of borrowed books.
  • Stamps due date on issue card and inserts card and return mailing label in book pocket.
  • Places books in mailing container and affixes address label to container, securing container with straps for mailing.
  • Receives and examines returned books for damage, such as torn paper and scratched record surfaces.
  • Stamps return date on book card.
  • Shelves returned books alphabetically by author's name or by title.
Braille & Talking Books Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Library Assistants, Clerical

Job family population: 94,140

Estimated population of Braille & Talking Books Clerk jobs: 12,631

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

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