Accounting Clerk in Los Angeles Salary

The average Accounting Clerk in Los Angeles earns approximately $17.22 per hour. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Women make up the vast majority of Accounting Clerks in Los Angeles (81 percent) who answered the questionnaire. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — more than a third lack coverage. On the flip side, the greater part have medical insurance and a little less than one-half receive dental plans. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$24,490 - $52,500
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MEDIAN: $34,282
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$10.64 - $22.48
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Salary
$24,490 - $52,500  
   
Bonus
$1,100  
Total Pay (?
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$24,312 - $51,593  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.64 - $22.48  
   
Overtime
$25.52  
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$1,100  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,312 - $51,593  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
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Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Clerk

Pay by Experience for an Accounting Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounting Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 35 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounting Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Accounting Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 13 salaries. An Accounting Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Accounting Clerk

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Accounting Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
▲40%

Experienced
▲28%

▲6%

National Average
$36,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Accounting Clerk Salaries

Data Processing
▲11%

Microsoft Excel
▲6%

Microsoft Office
▲6%

▲4%

▲3%

Billing
▲2%


Microsoft Word
▲1%

Quickbooks
▼0%

National Average
$36,000


bill collections
▼1%

Financial Reporting
▼10%

Customer Service
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 36%
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