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Stock Clerk and Order Fillers Salary Information

The salary statistics of stock clerks and order fillers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of stock clerks and order fillers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The stock clerks and order fillers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Stock Clerk and Order Fillers Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,190
25th Percentile Wage
$20,190
50th Percentile Wage
$23,840
75th Percentile Wage
$30,760
90th Percentile Wage
$39,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for stock clerks and order fillers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) stock clerks and order fillers is $39,750. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $23,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,190. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 118% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of stock clerks and order fillers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201623,8402.60%7.51%
201523,2201.59%-
201422,8501.62%-
201322,4801.91%-
201222,050--

Table 2. Stock Clerk and Order Fillers Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of stock clerks and order fillers in 20 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 stock clerks and order fillers occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $54,290. The lowest paying sector is the retail trade sector (annual salary $22,510).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$54,290
Federal, State, and Local Government
$38,860
Mining
$34,020
Educational Services
$32,430
Information
$31,950
Construction
$31,560
Manufacturing
$31,530
Transportation and Warehousing
$30,660
Health Care and Social Assistance
$30,520
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$29,720
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$29,050
Wholesale Trade
$28,820
Finance and Insurance
$28,450
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$27,390
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$27,260
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$26,520
Accommodation and Food Services
$25,370
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$24,620
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$23,380
Retail Trade
$22,510

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Stock Clerks and Order Fillers by States

From the above tables we note that not only stock clerks and order fillers 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 stock clerks and order fillers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,380 to $29,570. The highest paying state for stock clerks and order fillers is Washington with a median annual salary of $29,570. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $18,380. For more salary information of stock clerks and order fillers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Washington
$29,570
District of Columbia
$28,840
Alaska
$28,690
Oregon
$28,620
North Dakota
$27,770
Hawaii
$26,890
Nevada
$25,900
Wyoming
$25,740
Colorado
$25,370
Vermont
$25,340
New Hampshire
$25,060
Utah
$25,000
Minnesota
$24,820
Iowa
$24,630
Connecticut
$24,600
Massachusetts
$24,470
Illinois
$24,450
Rhode Island
$24,400
Texas
$24,390
Maine
$24,320
California
$24,280
Missouri
$24,140
Montana
$23,970
Arizona
$23,840
Virginia
$23,800
Idaho
$23,760
New Mexico
$23,740
Ohio
$23,610
Indiana
$23,600
Nebraska
$23,530
Florida
$23,480
Tennessee
$23,380
Kansas
$23,330
New Jersey
$23,320
Maryland
$23,300
New York
$23,190
Kentucky
$23,150
Oklahoma
$23,120
Delaware
$23,000
Georgia
$22,880
Michigan
$22,770
North Carolina
$22,720
Alabama
$22,600
South Dakota
$22,550
South Carolina
$22,240
Pennsylvania
$22,210
West Virginia
$21,810
Mississippi
$21,790
Wisconsin
$21,730
Arkansas
$21,580
Louisiana
$21,410
Guam
$19,320
Virgin Islands
$18,480
Puerto Rico
$18,380



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