Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

in Massachusetts

Perform clerical duties for courts of law, municipalities, or governmental licensing agencies and bureaus. May prepare docket of cases to be called; secure information for judges and court; prepare draft agendas or bylaws for town or city council; answer official correspondence; keep fiscal records and accounts; issue licenses or permits; and record data, administer tests, or collect fees. Clerks of Court are classified in "Managers, All Other" (11-9199).

Occupation Projection for Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
434031  Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 2,569 2,692 123 4.79 % 118 103 12 233 High school diploma or equivalent 

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Projected 2026 Employment Change
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    790  31 % 840  31 % 50  5 % $47,820
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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