Real Estate Clerks

Real estate clerks perform a variety of clerical tasks that help real estate-related businesses, such as realtors and construction firms, run smoothly. Approximately 29,950 clerks are employed in the offices of real estate agents and brokers in the United States.

Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) Billing Clerks, Bookkeeping Clerks, File Clerks
Duties Perform a variety of clerical tasks such as filing, data entry, and billing
Salary Range Below $25,000 to $50,000
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Best Geographical Location(s) Opportunities exist in all regions
Minimum Education Level
  • High School Diploma
School Subjects
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • English
Experience None required
Personality Traits
  • Conventional
  • Helpful
  • Organized
  • Computer
  • Interpersonal
  • Math
Certification or Licensing Recommended
Special Requirements None
Employment Prospects Good
Advancement Prospects Good
Outlook Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Career Ladder
  • Secretary, or Receptionist, or Clerk Supervisor
  • Clerk
  • Clerk Trainee

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