Median pay for St. Louis Accounting Clerks lies in the neighborhood of $16.59 per hour. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to close to one-half. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$33,501 - $38,609
$36K
MEDIAN: $36,157
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$13.29 - $18.35
$13
$17
$18
MEDIAN: $16.00
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$36,158  
   
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$27,430 - $39,874  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Hourly Rate
$13.29 - $18.35  
   
Overtime
$26.36  
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$0$18K$36K$54K
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$27,430 - $39,874  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About St. Louis, Missouri

St. Louis city, Missouri
315,685
Male:
153,026 (48.5%)
Female:
162,659 (51.5%)
St. Louis (/seɪnt ˈluːɪs/) is an independent city in the U.S. state of Missouri, built along the western bank of the Mississippi River, on the border with Illinois. The city has an estimated 2015 population of 315,685, and is the cultural and economic center of the Greater St. Louis area, which is home to 2,916,447 people, and is the largest metropolitan area in Missouri and the 19th-largest in the United States. Prior to European settlement, the area was a major regional center of Native American Mississippian culture. The city of St. Louis was founded in 1764 by French fur traders Pierre Laclède and Auguste Chouteau, and named after Louis IX of France. The area was ceded to Spain following France's defeat in the Seven Years' War (the area east of the Mississippi was ceded to Britain). In 1800, Spanish Louisiana was retroceded back to France. In 1803, the United States acquired...
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Missouri:
$50,238
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$130,800
Missouri:
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Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Clerk

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $35K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $36K. Accounting Clerks in St. Louis who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $33K. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $42K.

Key Stats for Accounting Clerk

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Accounting Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
0%

National Average
$35,000

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Accounting Clerk Salaries

Payroll Administration
up arrow 5%

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

bill collections
up arrow 2%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Billing
up arrow 1%

Accounts Payable
0%

National Average
$35,000

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Quickbooks
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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