Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

43-4141 New Accounts Clerks

Interview persons desiring to open accounts in financial institutions. Explain account services available to prospective customers and assist them in preparing applications.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
52,260 2.1 % $16.77 $34,890 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $12.11 $13.76 $16.35 $18.86 $22.49
Annual Wage (2) $25,200 $28,610 $34,000 $39,220 $46,790


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Depository Credit Intermediation 48,190 2.86 $16.70 $34,730
Management of Companies and Enterprises 980 0.04 $17.94 $37,310
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 970 0.17 $17.74 $36,890
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 630 0.22 $16.28 $33,870
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 440 0.10 $20.13 $41,870

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Depository Credit Intermediation 48,190 2.86 $16.70 $34,730
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 630 0.22 $16.28 $33,870
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 970 0.17 $17.74 $36,890
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 440 0.10 $20.13 $41,870
Management of Companies and Enterprises 980 0.04 $17.94 $37,310

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 50 (7) $20.97 $43,610
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 440 0.10 $20.13 $41,870
Other Financial Investment Activities 160 0.04 $18.73 $38,950
Employment Services 30 (7) $18.49 $38,460
Insurance Carriers 160 0.01 $18.39 $38,260


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.




States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Texas 7,290 0.65 1.68 $15.60 $32,450
California 5,630 0.37 0.96 $19.12 $39,770
Illinois 2,400 0.42 1.08 $16.89 $35,140
Ohio 2,340 0.45 1.17 $16.09 $33,460
North Carolina 2,270 0.56 1.46 $17.53 $36,460



States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Nebraska 880 0.93 2.41 $15.47 $32,170
Montana 340 0.76 1.96 $15.37 $31,980
Oklahoma 1,190 0.75 1.95 $14.95 $31,090
New Hampshire 450 0.72 1.85 $15.62 $32,480
Kansas 950 0.70 1.80 $15.01 $31,220



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 50 0.07 0.19 $21.42 $44,550
New Jersey 1,490 0.39 1.00 $21.24 $44,180
Connecticut 140 0.08 0.22 $19.55 $40,660
California 5,630 0.37 0.96 $19.12 $39,770
Delaware 290 0.69 1.78 $18.99 $39,500




Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 1,430 0.50 1.30 $16.25 $33,810
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 1,410 0.35 0.90 $18.85 $39,200
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 1,330 0.25 0.64 $20.84 $43,360
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 1,280 0.70 1.81 $18.96 $39,440
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 1,260 0.34 0.87 $18.55 $38,580
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 1,110 0.50 1.29 $17.29 $35,960
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 760 0.51 1.32 $20.17 $41,940
Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division 710 0.76 1.97 $15.50 $32,230
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 680 0.51 1.33 $19.78 $41,130
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 670 0.37 0.96 $18.65 $38,800



Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Victoria, TX 100 1.94 5.02 $15.72 $32,700
Abilene, TX 100 1.62 4.19 $13.44 $27,960
Texarkana-Texarkana, TX-AR 70 1.25 3.23 $14.66 $30,490
Grand Junction, CO 70 1.24 3.22 $15.93 $33,130
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH 80 1.22 3.15 $13.17 $27,390
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV 120 1.20 3.09 $15.32 $31,860
Bay City, MI 40 1.14 2.96 $17.97 $37,370
Springfield, OH 50 1.11 2.88 $13.80 $28,700
Dubuque, IA 60 1.11 2.87 $15.13 $31,460
Ames, IA 40 1.06 2.74 (8) (8)