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Key Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$33,295 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Key Clerk is $33,295 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Key Clerk is between $25,810 and $39,359. 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

  • Registers arriving guests, designates rooms, checks out guests at the end of their stay, and performs a variety of services for guests of hotel, motel, or other lodging establishments.
  • Issues room key.
  • Answers inquiries pertaining to hotel services; registration of guests; and shopping, dining, entertainment, and travel directions.
  • Keeps records of room assignments and other registration information.
  • Prepares and explains charges at time of check out and processes payment.
Key Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

Job family population: 253,540

Estimated population of Key Clerk jobs: 219,834

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 2,705,994 (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...

Key Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Project Clerk (12-Month Project)
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Your primary role as a Project Clerk will encompass a wide variety of duties. Specifically, you will: * Provide administrative support to a team of Project Managers and Project ...
Regional Co Lead Customer Service Clerk
May 15
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
Spears Manufacturing
Due to our companies dynamic growth we are currently are looking for an individual for our key position of Regional Co Lead Customer Service Clerk. This is a career position with a national company ...
May 24
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Census Bureau - Chicago Region
This vacancy is for a Clerk position at the Chicago Regional Census Center located in Chicago, IL. ... Key Requirements: * U.S. citizen. * Suitability/Background Investigation for Federal employment.
Automotive Billing Clerk (Easily Apply)
Apr 27
Arlington Heights, IL, USA
Arlington Heights Ford
Dundee Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60004 AUTOMOTIVE BILLING CLERK Arlington Heights Ford has been ... Accurate 10 key-pad and typing skills * Good time-management skills * Professional dress, speech ...
Warehouse - Returns Clerk - Seasonal
May 10
Saint Charles, IL, USA
In The Swim
Returns clerk's are responsible for receiving and documenting customer merchandise for repairs and ... Key Objectives: * Maintain a safe & clean work environment * Process returns in a timely and ...
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