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Brokerage Clerks in Illinois

Brokerage Clerks in Illinois

Want to work in Illinois as a Brokerage Clerk? Read this first!

1.5% Jobs Projection
$53,130 Median Salary
350 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Brokerage Clerks in Illinois are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Brokerage Clerks in Illinois is growing slower than average.

  • Brokerage Clerks in Illinois earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Brokerage Clerks Work in Illinois?

2,680 people worked as Brokerage Clerks in 2018 in this state.

There were 2,810 Brokerage Clerks employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 130 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 480 Brokerage Clerks working in it, which means Illinois has more Brokerage Clerks than average.


Job Projections for Illinois

Jobs for Brokerage Clerks in this state are growing at a rate of 1.5% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 5.0%.


Illinois Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 350 annual job openings, and a total of 3,430 jobs for Illinois Brokerage Clerks in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 6,600 annual jobs and 63,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Brokerage Clerks Make in Illinois?

In 2018 wages for Brokerage Clerks ranged from $36,080 to $76,700 with $53,130 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $17.35 to $36.88. The median hourly rate was $25.54.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $25.02 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.52.

The median salary in Illinois is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Illinois Metros for Brokerage Clerks

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Brokerage Clerks.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 2,490 $53,510
St. Louis, MO-IL 1,580 $44,410

Top States for Brokerage Clerks Employment

The table below shows the states where most Brokerage Clerks work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 5,890 $57,120
New York 5,140 $63,040
Texas 4,680 $50,190
Florida 3,790 $49,210
Pennsylvania 3,350 $50,740
New Jersey 2,800 $57,210
Illinois 2,680 $53,130
Ohio 2,470 $46,560
Minnesota 2,470 $48,480
North Carolina 1,810 $50,360
Missouri 1,800 $44,290
Massachusetts 1,520 $55,700
Arizona 1,450 $47,620
Tennessee 1,200 $47,300
Virginia 1,130 $47,210
Maryland 1,120 $56,310
Michigan 970 $48,860
Colorado 880 $51,300
Georgia 840 $46,500
Connecticut 640 $58,110

Below are the states where Brokerage Clerks get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New York $63,040
Connecticut $58,110
New Jersey $57,210
California $57,120
Delaware $57,060
Maryland $56,310
Massachusetts $55,700
Washington $55,010
Vermont $54,220
Oklahoma $53,810


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