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Ward Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,891 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Ward Clerk is $37,891 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Ward Clerk is between $28,871 and $45,293. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Ward 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

  • Performs a variety of clerical and administrative support activities in a medical facility.
  • Prepares and compiles medical records from nurses' records or physicians' orders and instructions into patient's medical records.
  • Operates computer to enter and retrieve data.
  • Prepares notice of patient's discharge to inform business office.
  • Requisitions supplies designated by staff.
  • Answers telephone and intercom calls and provides information or relays messages to patients and medical staff.
Ward Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Office Clerks, General

Job family population: 2,967,620

Estimated population of Ward Clerk jobs: 52,230

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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...

Ward Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Data Entry Clerk
May 24
Des Plaines, IL, USA
HR Manager
Our corporate headquarters in Des Plaines, IL is expanding, and we have an immediate opening for a Data Entry Clerk . Our employees are highly compensated for their loyalty, hard work and ...
Data Entry Clerk (Bi-Lingual)
May 6
Chicago, IL, USA
Metro Staffing Service
Chicago area manufacturer has an immediate opening for a BiLingual Data Entry Clerk for 1st shift. This is a full time, contract to hire position offering excellent hours and competitive pay.
Data Entry Clerk
May 15
Carol Stream, IL, USA
R+W America L.P.
We are seeking to add a Data Entry Clerk to our team! You will be responsible for accurately entering customer orders, sending order confirmations, and assisting customers with order status ...
Shipping Receiving Clerk
May 23
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
Skyline Staffing
Immediate Opening first shifts Shipping clerk!! Responsibility: Perform duties too varied and diverse to be classified in any specific office clerical occupation, requiring limited knowledge of ...
Data Entry Clerk
Mar 29
Geneva, IL, USA
Phoenix Staffing & Management Systems, Inc.
Well established custom manufacturing company in the western suburbs of the Chicagoland area is looking for a Data entry clerk to join their team. This is great opportunity to work for an energetic ...
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