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Career and Education Opportunities for Statistical Clerks

In general, statistical clerks compile and compute data according to statistical formulas for use in statistical studies. They also may perform actuarial computations and compile charts and graphs for use by actuaries.

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JOB DESCRIPTION: Statistical Clerk

Statistical clerks check source data to confirm completeness and accuracy. They also enter data into computers for use in analyses and reports. Equally important, statistical clerks have to compute and analyze data, using statistical formulas and computers or calculators. They are often called upon to compile reports and graphs that describe and interpret findings of analyses. They are expected to compile statistics from source materials, such as production and sales archives, quality-control and test archives, time sheets, and survey sheets. Finally, statistical clerks file data and related data and maintain and update databases.

Every day, statistical clerks are expected to be able to decide how to think about problems involving math. It is also important that they deal with basic arithmetic problems.