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Security Identification Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$40,675 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Identification Clerk is $40,675 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Security Identification Clerk is between $30,745 and $48,910. 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

  • Compiles and records personal data about civilian workers, vendors, contractors, military personnel, and dependents of military personnel at defense installation and prepares badges, passes, and identification cards: interviews applicants to obtain and verify information, such as name, date of birth, physical description, and type of security clearance held.
  • Corresponds with law enforcement officials, previous employers, and other references to obtain applicant's social, moral, and political background for use by department in determining employment acceptability.
  • Photographs new workers, using automatic identification camera.
  • May fingerprint workers and keep other supplemental identification systems.
  • May keep records of badges issued, lost, and reissued.
  • May issue temporary identification badges to visitors.
Security Identification 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 Security Identification Clerk jobs: 19,778

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...

Security Identification Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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