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Employment Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$48,270 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Employment Clerk is $48,270 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Employment Clerk is between $35,700 and $58,732. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for an Employment Clerk. 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

  • Interviews and screens applicants for employment and processes application forms.
  • Interviews applicants to obtain information, such as work experience, education, training, and occupational interest.
  • Informs applicants of organization's employment policies.
  • Refers qualified applicants for further interviews.
Employment Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping

Job family population: 134,570

Estimated population of Employment Clerk jobs: 13,904

Rate of error: 0.9%

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 2,716,450 (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...

Employment Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Receptionist/Accounting Clerk
May 14
Trevor, WI, USA
Express Employment Professionals - WI
Express is looking for a Receptionist/Accounting Clerk in Trevor, WI. Job Responsibilities ... Employment Professionals.
Project Clerk (12-Month Project)
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
BGIS is currently seeking a Project Clerk to join the team in Chicago, IL site. BGIS is a leading ... We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without ...
Logistics Clerk
May 16
Itasca, IL, USA
There is a Logistics Clerk opportunity for Itasca, Illinois area candidates who want to coordinate ... This short-term temporary-to-full-time employment opportunity is based in the Itasca, Illinois area.
Production Associates, Warehouse Associate, and Forklift Operators
May 17
Woodridge, IL, USA
Express Employment Professionals
... and Receiving Clerks · 9 Forklift Operators · 12 Manufacturing Technician Associates · 19 ... Express Employment Professionals provides employment solutions to job seekers in need of a job that ...
Front Counter Clerk
May 14
Crown Point, IN, USA
ARC Document Solutions
Description ARC islooking for a Full-Time Front Counter Clerk to help us continue to provide the best employment experience for employees; and, continued excellent service for our customers.
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