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What is an Information and Record Clerk?

Job Description: All information and record clerks not listed separately.

  • Creel Clerk
  • Safety Deposit Boxes Custodian
  • Vault Clerk
  • Probate Clerk
  • Dictating Machine Transcriber

Job Opportunities for Information and Record Clerks

In the United States, there were 178,100 jobs for Information and Record Clerk in 2016. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 7.6% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 13,600 new jobs for Information and Record Clerk by 2026. The BLS estimates 21,900 yearly job openings in this field.


The states with the most job growth for Information & Record Clerk are Colorado, Nevada, and Florida. Watch out if you plan on working in Maine, Alabama, or Mississippi. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.

Salary for an Information & Record Clerk

The average yearly salary of an Information & Record Clerk ranges between $25,960 and $59,460.


Information and Record Clerks who work in District of Columbia, Maryland, or New Jersey, make the highest salaries.

How much do Information and Record Clerks make in each U.S. state?

State Annual Mean Salary
Alabama $43,110
Alaska $45,140
Arizona $39,780
Arkansas $34,970
California $46,860
Colorado $43,330
Connecticut $46,670
Delaware $42,670
District of Columbia $58,720
Florida $38,700
Georgia $42,000
Hawaii $44,620
Idaho $39,820
Illinois $45,360
Indiana $39,290
Iowa $37,040
Kansas $39,000
Kentucky $39,960
Louisiana $38,050
Maine $29,550
Maryland $49,980
Massachusetts $46,500
Michigan $37,350
Minnesota $45,840
Mississippi $40,790
Missouri $40,100
Montana $36,670
Nebraska $40,570
Nevada $38,370
New Hampshire $40,460
New Jersey $47,380
New Mexico $44,530
New York $46,030
North Carolina $36,920
North Dakota $42,790
Ohio $41,560
Oklahoma $39,200
Oregon $36,870
Pennsylvania $44,110
Rhode Island $45,600
South Carolina $42,150
South Dakota $45,400
Tennessee $38,710
Texas $36,990
Utah $38,300
Vermont $43,480
Virginia $44,780
Washington $42,750
West Virginia $44,220
Wisconsin $33,660
Wyoming $38,980

Where Information and Record Clerks Are Employed


The table below shows the approximate number of Information and Record Clerks employed by various industries.



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