The salary statistics of new accounts clerks are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of new accounts clerks within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The new accounts 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$26,250|
|25th Percentile Wage||$29,760|
|50th Percentile Wage||$35,260|
|75th Percentile Wage||$41,240|
|90th Percentile Wage||$50,010|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for new accounts clerks. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) new accounts clerks is $50,010. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,250. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 90% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of new accounts clerks from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of new accounts clerks in 11 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 new accounts clerks occupations is the wholesale trade sector with an annual salary $43,180. The lowest paying sector is the transportation and warehousing sector (annual salary $26,150).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
From the above tables we note that not only new accounts 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 new accounts clerks in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $23,570 to $43,430. The highest paying state for new accounts clerks is North Carolina with a median annual salary of $43,430. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $23,570. For more salary information of new accounts clerks profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|North Carolina|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|New York|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|Virgin Islands|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |