Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks


Compile and post employee time and payroll data. May compute employees' time worked, production, and commission. May compute and post wages and deductions. May prepare paychecks.


Top Industries of Employment

  1. Trucking & Courier Services, Ex. Air
  2. Elementary And Secondary Schools
  3. Hospitals
  4. Nursing And Personal Care Facilities

2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 3,940 13.76 9.66 15.82 28,630 20,090 32,900
Joplin MSA 160 11.65 8.99 12.97 24,220 18,700 26,990
Columbia MSA 130 13.71 9.47 15.83 28,520 19,710 32,930
St Joseph MSA 70 12.72 9.31 14.43 26,460 19,370 30,010
Springfield MSA 220 13.29 9.63 15.12 27,640 20,020 31,440
St Louis MSA 1,890 14.69 10.65 16.71 30,560 22,160 34,760
Kansas City* 780 14.69 11.19 16.44 30,563 23,277 34,205
Central Region* 410 12.91 9.15 14.79 26,852 19,036 30,760
Northeast Region* 130 10.60 6.94 12.44 22,058 14,440 25,867
Northwest Region* 150 12.02 8.69 13.68 24,996 18,076 28,456
Ozark Region* 280 13.77 9.62 15.84 28,633 20,005 32,947
South Central Region* 80 10.74 8.30 11.96 22,337 17,257 24,876
Southeast Region* 230 11.61 8.27 13.28 24,151 17,208 27,623
Southwest Region* 200 11.60 8.95 12.92 24,122 18,622 26,872
St. Charles* 120 14.07 8.79 16.72 29,274 18,278 34,771
St. Louis City* 470 16.20 11.67 18.46 33,687 24,272 38,394
St. Louis County* 880 14.44 10.80 16.27 30,044 22,455 33,838
West Central Region* 120 11.39 8.61 12.77 23,683 17,904 26,572
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 80 13.18 9.72 14.92 27,424 20,218 31,027

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 3,860 3,770 -90 -2.33 112 Fair
Kansas City MSA 1,400 1,370 -30 -2.14 41 Fair
St Louis MSA 2,250 2,140 -110 -4.89 65 Fair
Central Region* 350 340 -10 -2.86 10 Fair
Northeast Region* 110 100 -10 -9.09 3 Fair
Northwest Region* 130 120 -10 -7.69 4 Fair
Ozark Region* 280 280 .00 8 Great
South Central Region* 80 80 .00 2 Caution
Southeast Region* 190 190 .00 5 Fair
Southwest Region* 180 170 -10 -5.56 5 Fair
West Central Region* 120 120 .00 4 Fair

* - Workforce Investment Areas
** - Why are the employment levels different for the same occupation?



This Occupation generally requires short-term on-the-job training
or training in one of the following
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping