How much does a Bakery Clerk make in the United States? The average Bakery Clerk salary in the United States is $33,570 as of August 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $29,669 and $37,442. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Bakery Clerk Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Bakery Clerk Salary $26,118 US August 27, 2023
25th Percentile Bakery Clerk Salary $29,669 US August 27, 2023
50th Percentile Bakery Clerk Salary $33,570 US August 27, 2023
75th Percentile Bakery Clerk Salary $37,442 US August 27, 2023
90th Percentile Bakery Clerk Salary $40,968 US August 27, 2023
25% $29,669 10% $26,118 90% $40,968 75% $37,442 $33,570 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Bakery Clerk

Bakery Clerk responds and attends to customer requests in the bakery department within a grocery store. Responsible for various duties including preparing baked goods and other items for sale, arranging and wrapping bakery products, and placing bakery items in display cases. Being a Bakery Clerk may operate machines such as bread slicers. Has knowledge of proper food handling procedures. Additionally, Bakery Clerk may require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Bakery Clerk possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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