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General Clerk

Performs a range of clerical and administrative tasks.


Tasks Include:


  • recording, preparing, sorting, classifying and filing information
  • sorting, opening and sending mail
  • photocopying and faxing documents
  • preparing reports of a routine nature
  • recording issue of equipment to staff
  • receiving letters and telephone messages
  • transcribing information onto computers, and proofreading and correcting copy
  • may provide customers with information about services
Job prospects for General Clerks in Victoria

Occupation in the General Clerks group include General Clerk

Employment prospects
There are currently 47,500 General Clerks in Victoria. Over the next five years, the size of this relatively large occupation is expected to remain similar. Employment prospects for the next five years are stable.

Average weekly wage
$1,016.70

Hourly earnings
$26.80

For more information about this occupation at a national level visit the Job Outlook website. External link

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