Occupational Employment Statistics


43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks

Compile, compute, and record billing, accounting, statistical, and other numerical data for billing purposes. Prepare billing invoices for services rendered or for delivery or shipment of goods.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northwest Minnesota 60042$18.36/hr$13.92/hr$15.87/hr$17.96/hr$20.48/hr$24.15/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities610$19.73/hr
Financial Activities590$18.05/hr
Professional and Business Services1,460$23.23/hr
Education and Health Services3,360$19.60/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration180$21.87/hr
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 70$18.30/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 120$20.77/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 140$18.69/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 190$19.28/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 200$20.14/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 230$19.70/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 240$18.68/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 240$17.80/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 280$17.31/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 330$17.62/hr9.8%
Southeast Minnesota 370$18.88/hr12.4%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 410$18.02/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 500$19.28/hr12.8%
Northeast Minnesota 500$17.92/hr11.8%
Northwest Balance of State 510$17.76/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 600$17.96/hr14.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 4,230$21.86/hr8.5%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 4,470$21.77/hrN/A
Minnesota 6,580$20.50/hr10.0%

Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 6,230$21.65/hr7.0%
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 2,550$24.46/hr-1.2%
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 31,110$21.43/hr-2.8%
Customer Service Representatives 58,710$18.55/hr0.7%
Receptionists and Information Clerks 16,980$14.73/hr5.2%
Office Clerks, General 55,140$17.90/hr-2.4%
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 3,990$22.02/hr6.3%
Bill and Account Collectors 4,940$18.58/hr-5.5%
Correspondence Clerks 30$20.60/hr3.1%
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 3,610$18.54/hr10.0%

  • Verify signatures and required information on checks.
  • Operate typing, adding, calculating, or billing machines.
  • Route statements for mailing or over-the-counter delivery to customers.
  • Monitor equipment to ensure proper operation.
  • Keep records of invoices and support documents.
  • Retrieve checks returned to customers in error, adjusting customer accounts and answering inquiries about errors as necessary.
  • Perform bookkeeping work, including posting data or keeping other records concerning costs of goods or services or the shipment of goods.
  • Operate typing, adding, calculating, or billing machines.
  • Type billing documents, shipping labels, credit memorandums, or credit forms, using typewriters or computers.
  • Verify accuracy of billing data and revise any errors.