• Court, Municipal, and License Clerks
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 39,150
    $30,830 range bar $50,460
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Slow Growing
  • Court, Municipal, and License clerks perform clerical duties for courts of law, municipalities, or governmental licensing agencies and bureaus. Their duties partly depend on the function of the governmental organization where they work.

What do they typically do

  • Maintain and update documents, such as municipal codes or city charters
  • Perform administrative tasks like answering telephone calls, filing court documents, or maintaining office supplies or equipment
  • Plan and oversee maintenance, filing, safekeeping, and computerization of all municipal documents
  • Record, edit, and distribute documents like the minutes of meetings, court orders, or arrangements for paying court fees
  • Perform budgeting duties by planning, recording, and maintaining all vital and fiscal records and accounts
  • Prepare meeting agendas or packets of related information
  • Answer questions or provide advice to the public on topics like licensing policies, procedures, or regulations
  • Use typewriters or computers to prepare dockets or calendars of cases to be called

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +0.7%
Job Openings 569

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Education & Training

  • Education

    These occupations usually require a high school diploma.
    Associated Programs or Majors
    • NA
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