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Alternate Job Titles: Clerk-stenographer, Stenographer

What is the average annual salary for Stenographer?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Stenographer may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Stenographer in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Stenographer in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Stenographer in the United States is $36,657 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Stenographer in the United Sates are expected to make less than $36,657.

Source: HR Reported data as of July 2014

Median $36,657
  • 10%$23,989
  • 25%$30,026
  • 75%$45,287
  • 90%$53,145

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Job Description for Stenographer

Takes dictation in shorthand of correspondence, reports, and other related material. May operate a typewriter to transcribe dictated material. May require an associate's degree. Requires 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Little or no degree of creativity and latitude required. View Stenographer job description

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