Average Room Clerk Salary
$29,000 yearly
$14.11 hourly
Updated August 18, 2021
$24,000
10 %
$29,000
Median
$34,000
90 %
What Is The Average Room Clerk Salary?
The average room clerk salary is $29,351 per year, or $14.11 per hour, in the United States. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $24,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $34,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Alaska, Massachusetts, Washington, California, and Connecticut provide the highest room clerk salaries.
PercentileascdescAnnual SalaryascdescMonthly SalaryascdescHourly Rateascdesc
90th Percentile
$34,000
$2,833
$16
75th Percentile
$32,000
$2,667
$15
Average
$29,351
$2,446
$14
25th Percentile
$26,000
$2,167
$13
10th Percentile
$24,000
$2,000
$12

Average Room Clerk Salary By State

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

Average Salary

Room Clerk average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
$22,271
$10.71
Alaska
$35,587
$17.11
Arizona
$27,696
$13.32
Arkansas
$22,953
$11.04
California
$34,367
$16.52
Colorado
$33,364
$16.04
Connecticut
$34,185
$16.44
Delaware
$29,873
$14.36
District of Columbia
$36,143
$17.38
Florida
$22,574
$10.85
Georgia
$22,263
$10.70
Hawaii
$30,254
$14.55
Idaho
$25,778
$12.39
Illinois
$32,017
$15.39
Indiana
$23,931
$11.51
Iowa
$28,056
$13.49
Kansas
$24,154
$11.61
Kentucky
$22,640
$10.88
Louisiana
$22,133
$10.64
Maine
$30,534
$14.68
Maryland
$24,875
$11.96
Massachusetts
$34,962
$16.81
Michigan
$26,139
$12.57
Minnesota
$31,023
$14.91
Mississippi
$25,446
$12.23
Missouri
$25,184
$12.11
Montana
$29,366
$14.12
Nebraska
$29,073
$13.98
Nevada
$33,316
$16.02
New Hampshire
$32,298
$15.53
New Jersey
$31,459
$15.12
New Mexico
$20,148
$9.69
New York
$31,244
$15.02
North Carolina
$24,199
$11.63
North Dakota
$32,483
$15.62
Ohio
$26,561
$12.77
Oklahoma
$23,086
$11.10
Oregon
$31,584
$15.18
Pennsylvania
$25,133
$12.08
Rhode Island
$32,768
$15.75
South Carolina
$21,891
$10.52
South Dakota
$30,108
$14.47
Tennessee
$24,204
$11.64
Texas
$28,567
$13.73
Utah
$29,058
$13.97
Vermont
$31,323
$15.06
Virginia
$27,173
$13.06
Washington
$34,938
$16.80
West Virginia
$19,218
$9.24
Wisconsin
$26,829
$12.90
Wyoming
$30,524
$14.68

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Highest Paying Cities For Room Clerk

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Cupertino, CA
$36,288
$17.45
Denver, CO
$33,409
$16.06
Moline, IL
$32,077
$15.42
Buffalo, NY
$30,770
$14.79
San Antonio, TX
$28,752
$13.82
Ann Arbor, MI
$25,953
$12.48

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Average Room Clerk Salary Over Time

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

Location
    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $29,400
    $14.11
    +3.8%
    2020
    $28,200
    $13.58
    +2.9%
    2019
    $27,400
    $13.18
    +3.3%
    2018
    $26,500
    $12.75
    +3.1%
    2017
    $25,700
    $12.36
    +2.2%

    How Much Do Room Clerks Make In Different Industries?

    As we previously stated, room clerk salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that retail, finance, and manufacturing companies tend to offer much higher salaries for room clerks. For example, room clerks make a whopping average salary of $33,337 while working for retail companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $32,728 at finance companies and $32,629 at manufacturing companies. But room clerks may want to avoid working in the government industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $30,900.
    RankIndustryAverage Room Clerk SalaryRoom Clerk Salary Range
    1
    Retail
    $33,337
    $28k
    $35k
    2
    Finance
    $32,728
    $28k
    $35k
    3
    Manufacturing
    $32,629
    $28k
    $35k
    4
    Health Care
    $31,685
    $28k
    $35k
    5
    Professional
    $31,606
    $28k
    $35k
    6
    Technology
    $31,515
    $28k
    $35k

    High Paying Room Clerk Jobs

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Office Services Clerk

    Avg. salary: $28,247

    An office services clerk is a professional employee who performs a multitude of administrative tasks as well as office maintenance duties of an organization. Office services clerks are required to maintain an inventory of office supplies as well as purchase and distribute office supplies to all employees when needed. They must manage office services staff to ensure that their duties are met efficiently and effectively. Office services clerks must also provide customer service to a wide range of customers by answering phones and responding to emails.
    114,250 Office Services Clerk Jobs
    General Office Clerk

    Avg. salary: $27,467

    A general office clerk is responsible for performing various clerical duties to support business functions and ensure smooth daily operations. General office clerks respond to clients' inquiries and concerns, welcoming guests, and assisting in disseminating information across the organization. They maintain the adequacy of inventories, organize business and financial transaction reports, and perform basic bookkeeping tasks and banking transactions. A general office clerk must be highly organizational and analytical, especially in encoding account statements on the database and processing business reports required by the management.
    132,655 General Office Clerk Jobs
    Transit Department Clerk

    Avg. salary: $30,973

    It's the job of a Transit Department Clerk to process and verify all shipment documents that are both inbound and outbound. Your primary job will be to perform a ton of clerical duties in a transportation environment/organization. The Transit Clerk also ensures that all goods are safely processed and well secured for shipment. Furthermore, you'd have to identify and tag goods with the help of the shipment documents. Finally, your job will also be to supervise the delivery of goods to customers to their specific locations.
    70,778 Transit Department Clerk Jobs
    Receptionist/Billing Clerk

    Avg. salary: $25,479

    A receptionist/billing clerk is responsible for performing administrative and clerical duties as needed to maintain a smooth flow of operations for the business. Receptionist/billing clerks process the customers' payment transactions, manage account payables, releasing invoices, and immediately resolve account discrepancies. A receptionist/billing clerk must have excellent communication and analytical skills, responding to customers' inquiries and concerns, escalating high-level complaints to the billing management. They should also maintain records of financial documentation for reference and reconciliation as needed.
    82,794 Receptionist/Billing Clerk Jobs
    Cash Office Clerk

    Avg. salary: $30,420

    A cash office clerk is primarily in charge of processing cash payments in an office, ensuring accuracy and timeliness. Their responsibilities also include handling check and cash deposits, completing merchandising procedures, monitoring the inventory of supplies, and maintaining accurate records of all cash transactions, producing sales reports for managers regularly. Moreover, a cash office clerk also has clerical support duties such as preparing and processing documents, handling calls and correspondence, organizing files, arranging meetings and schedules, and providing support to managers as necessary.
    78,294 Cash Office Clerk Jobs
    Clerk Typist

    Avg. salary: $29,486

    A clerk typist is responsible for data entry procedures and document transcriptions, alongside other clerical and administrative duties as required by the employer. Clerk typists create reports and presentation materials, transcribe audio meetings, write business drafts, and send documents to appropriate office personnel or clients. A clerk-typist must show excellent organizational and time-management skills, especially with handling various typing tasks under strict deadlines and minimal supervision. They also respond and take calls from clients and customers, assisting with their inquiries and concerns.
    65,072 Clerk Typist Jobs

    Room Clerk Salaries By Years Of Experience

    The salary for a room clerk can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation 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.

    Which Companies Pay Room Clerks The Most?

    To earn a high income as a room clerk, working for Novolex or Westgate Resorts might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like 99 Cents Only Stores and City Line Distributors report highly competitive wages for room clerks.
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    Recently Added Room Clerk Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Kelly
    Warehouse Clerk/Stock Room Clerk
    Warehouse Clerk/Stock Room Clerk
    New Berlin, WI
    08/30/2021
    $33,392
    08/30/2021
    Valley Staffing Inc.
    Store Room Clerk
    Store Room Clerk
    Dublin, VA
    08/30/2021
    $29,740
    08/30/2021
    Aerotek
    Stock Room Clerk
    Stock Room Clerk
    Totowa, NJ
    08/27/2021
    $62,610
    08/27/2021
    Store Room Clerk
    Bessemer, AL
    08/23/2021
    $31,305
    08/23/2021
    City of Louisville, Ky
    Property Room Clerk Trainee-Police
    Property Room Clerk Trainee-Police
    Louisville, KY
    08/12/2021
    $33,183
    08/12/2021
    United States Courts
    Mail Room Clerk
    Mail Room Clerk
    New York, NY
    08/06/2021
    $32,581
    08/06/2021
    Land O'Lakes
    Store Room Clerk
    Store Room Clerk
    Howard Lake, MN
    08/05/2021
    $31,305
    08/05/2021
    Modine Manufacturing Company
    OEM Stock Room Clerk
    OEM Stock Room Clerk
    Grenada, MS
    08/05/2021
    $37,316
    08/05/2021
    Selectek
    Parts Room Clerk
    Parts Room Clerk
    McDonough, GA
    08/05/2021
    $48,001
    08/05/2021
    Thomas Management LLC
    Store Room Clerk
    Store Room Clerk
    Vancouver, WA
    08/03/2021
    $29,218
    08/03/2021

    Average Room Clerk Salary by Demographic

    Room Clerk Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $28,354
    female-income
    Female Income
    $27,658
    Median Room Clerk Income by Race
    Asian room clerks have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Hispanic or latino room clerks have the lowest average salary at $27,840.
    $29,000
    $28,000
    $27,000
    Unknown
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Unknown$27,981
    White$27,853
    Black or African American$27,901
    Asian$28,455
    Hispanic or Latino$27,840
    Average Room Clerk Salary by Education Level
    Room clerks with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $30,163 annually. With a Bachelors degree, room clerks earn a median annual income of $28,520 compared to $27,752 for room clerks with an Associate degree.
    $31,000
    $30,000
    $29,000
    $28,000
    $27,000
    High School Diploma or Less
    Master's Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$27,658
    Master's Degree$30,163
    Bachelor's Degree$28,520
    Some College/ Associate Degree$27,752