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Receptionists and Information Clerks in Minnesota

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Receptionists and Information Clerks in Minnesota

Considering a career as a Receptionist or Information Clerk in Minnesota?

5.1% Jobs Projection
$29,910 Median Salary
2,560 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Receptionists and Information Clerks in Minnesota are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Receptionists and Information Clerks in Minnesota is growing faster than average.

  • Receptionists and Information Clerks in Minnesota earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Receptionists and Information Clerks Work in Minnesota?

In Minnesota, there were 16,980 people working as Receptionists and Information Clerks in the year 2018.

There were 17,340 Receptionists and Information Clerks employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 360 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Receptionists and Information Clerks in MN Employment Trend

The typical state has 13,720 Receptionists and Information Clerks working in it, which means Minnesota has more Receptionists and Information Clerks than average.

Receptionists and Information Clerks in MN vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Minnesota

Jobs for Receptionists and Information Clerks in this state are growing at a rate of 5.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.1%.

Job Projections for Receptionists and Information Clerks: Nation vs. MN

Minnesota Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 2,560 annual Receptionists and Information Clerks job openings in Minnesota, and 19,640 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 151,100 annual jobs and 1,149,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Receptionists and Information Clerks Make in Minnesota?

In 2018 wages for Receptionists and Information Clerks ranged from $21,140 to $43,550 with $29,910 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $10.16 to $20.94. The median hourly rate was $14.38.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $14.21 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.17.

The median salary in Minnesota is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Receptionists and Information Clerks Earnings: MN vs. National Average

Top Minnesota Metros for Receptionists and Information Clerks

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Receptionists and Information Clerks.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 11,630 $31,240
Duluth, MN-WI 940 $26,680
St. Cloud, MN 760 $29,780
Fargo, ND-MN 640 $27,970
La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN 420 $29,700
Mankato-North Mankato, MN 360 $25,960
Grand Forks, ND-MN 170 $30,160

Top States for Receptionists and Information Clerks Employment

View the list below to see where most Receptionists and Information Clerks work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 102,590 $31,470
New York 95,740 $32,900
Florida 82,180 $28,240
Texas 63,980 $26,420
New Jersey 54,490 $32,380
Illinois 39,890 $28,810
Pennsylvania 38,870 $27,920
North Carolina 34,730 $27,950
Ohio 33,180 $26,630
Virginia 32,230 $29,090
Michigan 30,440 $28,540
Washington 26,010 $33,230
Georgia 25,550 $27,310
Wisconsin 24,050 $29,480
Arizona 22,820 $28,670
Massachusetts 20,710 $30,890
Tennessee 18,690 $26,940
Maryland 18,510 $29,140
Colorado 18,240 $31,380
Minnesota 16,980 $29,910

Below are the states where Receptionists and Information Clerks get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $35,350
Alaska $34,750
Connecticut $34,010
Washington $33,230
New York $32,900
Rhode Island $32,740
Vermont $32,700
New Jersey $32,380
California $31,470
Colorado $31,380

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