How much does a File Clerk make in Chicago, IL? The average File Clerk salary in Chicago, IL is $35,733 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $31,525 and $40,489. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for File Clerk

File Clerk performs routine filing duties, including labeling, storing, cross-referencing, and retrieving files. Places documents in and removes documents from files on a timely basis. Being a File Clerk may be responsible for performing related clerical duties. Typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, File Clerk typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The File 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 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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