Production Clerk Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$30,000
$25,000
Min 10%
$30,000
Median 50%
$36,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Sonoco
Highest Paying City
Fairfield, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.0 years
How much does a production clerk make?
Production Clerks in America make an average salary of $30,398 per year or $14.61 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $36,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $25,000. Retail companies and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. California, Alaska, Nevada, Hawaii, and Rhode Island have the highest paying Production Clerk jobs. The typical tenure for a Production Clerk is 3.0 years.
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Clerk
$28,804

Average Production Clerk Salary By Location

Production Clerks in the United States of America make on average $30,398 a year or $14.61 per hour. Production Clerks make the most in Fairfield, CA at about $41,979 per year. Even an entry-level Production Clerk makes $29,000 per year in Fairfield, CA. Some of the states with the best Production Clerk salaries are California, Alaska, Nevada, Hawaii, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire. Missouri, North Carolina, Kentucky, Arkansas, and Tennessee are the lowest earners.

Map of Production Clerk Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Production Clerks earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Production Clerk Salary By Company

If you are a Production Clerk, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Retail companies and Manufacturing companies have the most job opportunities for Production Clerks. Sonoco and JBS USA are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like B Braun Medical and Cigna pay their Production Clerks very well.

Average Production Clerk Pay By Industry

Production Clerk salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Retail companies, Manufacturing companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Production Clerks. Salaries for Production Clerks in Retail companies average $31,206 annually, while Manufacturing companies and Professional companies pay $30,831 and $26,833, respectively. The average salary for Production Clerks in the Health Care industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $26,206.
Industry
Average Salary
Retail
Retail
$31,206
$31k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$30,831
$31k
Professional
Professional
$26,833
$27k
Health Care
Health Care
$26,206
$26k

Production Clerk Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Production Clerk Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Production Clerk can range from $27,761 to $39,196 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.