Stock Clerks and Order Fillers (Median Wage of $10.70/hr) receive, store, and issue sales floor merchandise, materials, equipment, and other items from stockroom, warehouse, or storage yard to fill shelves, racks, tables, or customers’ orders. May mark prices on merchandise and set up sales displays.

Sample of reported job titles: Bay Stocker, Material Handler, Receiver, Receiving Lead, Stock Clerk, Stocker, Stockroom Clerk, Warehouse Clerk, Warehouse Representative, Warehouse Worker

Office Clerks (Median Wage of $11.56/hr) perform duties too varied and diverse to be classified in any specific office clerical occupation, requiring knowledge of office systems and procedures. Clerical duties may be assigned in accordance with the office procedures of individual establishments and may include a combination of answering telephones, bookkeeping, typing or word processing, stenography, office machine operation, and filing.

Sample of reported job titles: Administration Assistant, Administrative Assistant, Clerk, Customer Service Representative, Office Assistant, Office Clerk, Office Coordinator, Office Manager, Receptionist, Secretary

Local Characteristics

  • Median Wage of $11.23/hr
  • 3,541 Employed Locally
  • Projected Growth, 2016-2021: 7%
  • Retirement Risk: 25% of Local Employees are Aged 55+
  • Gender Diversity: 64% of Local Employees are Female

NCRC/WorkKeys Targets*

Applied
Math

Workplace
Documents
Graphic Literacy
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 3 3 4
Office Clerks, General 4 4 4

Training and Prep

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*In 2017 NCRC/WorkKeys test names were revised from the older titles of Applied Math, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.