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 Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southeast Minnesota 45098$19.61/hr$15.51/hr$16.96/hr$19.14/hr$22.53/hr$24.96/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities660$19.28/hr
Financial Activities770$19.26/hr
Professional and Business Services2,140$22.70/hr
Education and Health Services3,560$20.09/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Other ServicesN/A$17.55/hr
Public Administration230$23.90/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 60$18.54/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 70$17.71/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 130$18.84/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 160$19.16/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 230$19.58/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 250$20.01/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 250$18.50/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 310$17.69/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 320$19.53/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 330$17.66/hr9.8%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 380$18.15/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 440$18.10/hr11.8%
Southeast Minnesota 450$19.14/hr12.4%
Northwest Balance of State 480$18.16/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 540$18.25/hr14.1%
Central Minnesota 740$20.15/hr12.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 5,380$21.83/hr8.5%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 5,670$21.76/hrN/A
Minnesota 7,770$20.91/hr10.0%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 6,790$22.52/hr7.0%
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 2,480$24.85/hr-1.2%
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 29,260$21.54/hr-2.8%
Customer Service Representatives 60,340$19.02/hr0.7%
Receptionists and Information Clerks 16,900$14.83/hr5.2%
Office Clerks, General 52,080$18.44/hr-2.4%
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 7,290$22.84/hr6.3%
Bill and Account Collectors 4,120$18.53/hr-5.5%
Correspondence Clerks N/A$22.72/hr3.1%
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 3,400$18.91/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.