This field is growing and is one of the hot jobs listed in the State of CT Occupations Hot Jobs 2008-2018.
When you are job hunting, try these position titles:
Receptionist, Information Clerk, Clerical Assistant, Office Clerk, Office Assistant, Customer Service Representative, Filing Clerk, Word Processor, Typist, Clerk Typist, Secretary.
A day in the life of an Office Clerk
ONet Online states that some of the tasks that are performed in this field are: Operate office machines like fax and copiers, answer telephone and greet clients, maintain filing systems, do inventory, update databases, disseminate information, distribute incoming mail and prepare mailings, type documents, and arrange appointments.
Career One Stop Occupation Profile for office clerks shows the Median wages for 2012 in Connecticut were $15.80/hour or $32, 900/year.