How Much Do Marking Clerks Make in 2021 (including Starting Salary)

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2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries

Marking Clerks

Marking Clerks print and attach price tickets to articles of merchandise using one or several methods, such as marking price on tickets by hand or using ticket-printing machine.

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Table of contents
  1. Average salary
  2. Starting salary
  3. Salary rank
  4. Salary range
  5. Highest paying states
  6. Highest paying industries

Average salary

Annual salary
$37210 per year
Hourly wage
$18 per hour

Starting salary

Entry-level annual salary
$25,360 to $29,060 per year
Entry-level hourly wage
$12 to $14 per hour

Entry-level Marking Clerks with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $25,360 to $29,060 per year or $12 to $14 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.

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Salary rank

Salary rank

We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Marking Clerks to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.

Salary range

Level Hourly Annual
Highest (Top 10%) $25 $52,820
Senior (Top 25%) $21 $43,120
Middle (Mid 50%) $17 $35,260
Junior (Bottom 25%) $14 $29,060
No experience (Bottom 10%) $12 $25,360

Highest paying states

State Hourly Annual
DC $26 $53,440
WA $23 $46,790
AK $22 $45,770
HI $21 $43,540
MA $20 $42,070
ND $20 $40,650
NY $20 $40,590
WY $19 $40,410
MN $19 $39,980
OR $19 $39,450

Another simple way to increase your salary as a Marking Clerk is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like DC doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at DC might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.

According to BLS, the highest paid Marking Clerks are in the states of DC, WA, AK, HI and MA.

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