Statistical Clerk

Compile data and compute statistics for use in statistical studies.
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Salary Range
$23,000 – $55,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Statistical Clerks do?

Compiles data and computes statistics for use in statistical studies, using calculator and adding machine: Compiles statistics from source materials, such as production and sales records, quality control and test records, personnel records, timesheets, survey sheets, and questionnaires. Assembles and classifies statistics, following prescribed procedures. Computes statistical data according to formulas, using calculator. May compile and compute statistics, using computer. May verify authenticity of source material. May be designated according to type of statistics compiled as Census Clerk; Mileage Clerk; Production-Statistical Clerk; Sales-Record Clerk; Steam-Plant Records Clerk; Time-Analysis Clerk; Traffic Enumerator. May compile actuarial statistics, charts, and graphs and be designated Actuarial Clerk. May compile data and statistics from media guides and team data for use during televised sporting event and be designated Statistician.

Should I be a Statistical Clerk?

You should have a bachelor's degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.
  • Helpful: You always keep an eye out for what other people need.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Analytical Clerk, Fiscal Clerk, Production-Statistical Clerk, Steam-Plant Records Clerk

    How to become a Statistical Clerk

    Most Statistical Clerks have a Master's degree or a Bachelor's degree. Start by getting your Bachelor's degree. Chart?chd=s:cgq9za&chl=no+college+%282%25%29|certificate+%2823%25%29|associate%27s+%2812%25%29|bachelor%27s+%2844%25%29|master%27s+%2818%25%29|&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,2,44
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