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Clerical Methods Analyst Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$82,278 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Clerical Methods Analyst is $82,278 a year and $40 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Clerical Methods Analyst is between $58,592 and $101,699. 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

  • Examines and evaluates clerical work methods to develop new or improved standardized methods and procedures: interviews clerical workers and supervisory personnel and conducts on-site observation to ascertain unit functions, work performed, methods and equipment used, and personnel involved.
  • Sketches office layout to show location of equipment required for originating, processing, and filing business records and information.
  • Confers with managerial personnel to obtain suggestions for improvements, such as modifying existing procedures, using alternate work method, or introducing new business forms, reports standards, or coding system.
  • Evaluates findings, using knowledge of principles and techniques of work simplification, governmental record keeping requirements, and company policies to recommend methods or equipment intended to improve clerical operations.
  • May prepare training manuals and train clerical workers in new procedure or operation and maintenance of machines and equipment.
  • May assist in preparation of job descriptions or specifications.
  • May specialize in one phase of clerical methods analysis, such as filing, workflow, or coding systems.
  • May be designated according to location where work is performed as in-house staff or customer field representative.
Clerical Methods Analyst Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Management Analysts

Job family population: 659,200

Estimated population of Clerical Methods Analyst jobs: 46,698

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Clerical Methods Analyst Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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May 24
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Compunnel Inc.
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Accountant Entry Level
May 10
Niles, IL, USA
Producers National Corporation
... clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions • Reconcile financial ... data analysis and forecasting methods · Proficient in the use of MS Office · Ability to ...
May 8
Niles, IL, USA
Producers National Corporation
... clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions • Reconcile financial ... data analysis and forecasting methods · Proficient in the use of MS Office · Ability to ...
Apr 26
Crystal Lake, IL, USA
Capital Energy Group
We've developed a powerful, word-of-mouth method to our promotions that entails grass roots ... accounting, clerical, management, computer, engineer, human resources, driver, security ...
Warehouse Clerk
Mar 12
Des Plaines, IL, USA
Snelling Staffing, L.L.C.
A person with a clerical position in the warehouse is essentially required to maintain records of ... Ability to multi-task and handle multiple methods of communication - eg, email, IM, direct connect ...
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