Brokerage Clerk Salary Information

The salary statistics of brokerage clerks are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of brokerage clerks within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The brokerage clerks annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Brokerage Clerk Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,520
25th Percentile Wage
$40,750
50th Percentile Wage
$49,800
75th Percentile Wage
$61,480
90th Percentile Wage
$76,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for brokerage clerks. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) brokerage clerks is $76,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $49,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,520. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 128% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of brokerage clerks from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$49,800
1.20% 14.78%
2016
$49,200
2.07% -
2015
$48,180
1.37% -
2014
$47,520
4.36% -
2013
$45,450
6.62% -
2012
$42,440
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Table 2. Brokerage Clerk Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of brokerage clerks in 10 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for brokerage clerks occupations is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector with an annual salary $55,700. The lowest paying sector is the real estate and rental and leasing sector (annual salary $38,380).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$55,700
Federal, State, and Local Government
$52,150
Finance and Insurance
$50,070
Accommodation and Food Services
$48,100
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$46,790
Wholesale Trade
$46,430
Transportation and Warehousing
$46,360
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$43,460
Health Care and Social Assistance
$39,110
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$38,380

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Brokerage Clerks by States

From the above tables we note that not only brokerage clerks salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of brokerage clerks in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $36,150 to $59,440. The highest paying state for brokerage clerks is New York with a median annual salary of $59,440. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $36,150. For more salary information of brokerage clerks profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
New York
$59,440
Connecticut
$56,510
California
$55,550
Delaware
$54,810
New Jersey
$54,720
District of Columbia
$54,280
Maryland
$53,860
Washington
$53,250
Rhode Island
$53,030
Massachusetts
$53,000
Oklahoma
$52,770
Illinois
$52,040
Vermont
$51,980
Colorado
$51,450
Texas
$51,230
New Hampshire
$50,800
Utah
$50,600
South Carolina
$49,880
Georgia
$48,940
Alaska
$48,490
Florida
$48,320
Pennsylvania
$48,290
Wyoming
$48,160
Oregon
$48,150
Nevada
$48,090
Idaho
$47,910
Alabama
$47,840
Michigan
$47,770
Maine
$47,750
Minnesota
$47,540
North Dakota
$46,700
Arizona
$46,310
North Carolina
$45,990
Virginia
$45,940
Tennessee
$45,900
New Mexico
$45,330
Ohio
$44,790
Wisconsin
$44,780
Kansas
$44,690
Louisiana
$43,900
Montana
$43,400
Missouri
$43,230
Nebraska
$43,170
Mississippi
$43,060
South Dakota
$42,300
Indiana
$42,280
Iowa
$42,060
West Virginia
$41,480
Hawaii
$39,900
Kentucky
$39,840
Arkansas
$38,080
Puerto Rico
$36,150



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