Entry-Level Accounts Payable Clerk Salary

An Entry-Level Accounts Payable Clerk earns an average wage of $14.67 per hour.

$26,495 - $45,209
$26K
$35K
$45K
MEDIAN: $35,005
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$11.13 - $18.24
$11
$15
$18
MEDIAN: $14.67
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$26,495 - $45,209  
   
Bonus
$288.28 - $3,710  
Profit Sharing
$397.32 - $5,011  
Commission
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,178 - $40,926  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 553
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.13 - $18.24  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.41  
Overtime
$16.46 - $27.65  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$288.28 - $3,710  
   
Commission
$1,000  
Profit Sharing
$397.32 - $5,011  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$24,178 - $40,926  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,952
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $31,508

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Accounts Payable Clerk Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Accounts Payable Clerk in Childersburg:
`"$Management."`
Please have some type of accounting knowledge. A degree in Accounting is not necessary for the role. However, you will need to be extremely organized and have good critical thinking skills.

Accounts Payable Clerk in Gardena:
`"$You work harder at a Mom and Pop business."`
You have to be detail orientated and must adjust you vacation and days off so the truck owner/operators get their settlement checks on time.

Accounts Payable Clerk in Lyndhurst, NJ:
`"$How greedy and unfair they are to certain employees."`
Don't work hard because they wont appreciate it.

Accounts Payable Clerk in Fort Yates:
`"$I wish I knew more about accounting."`
Take all the accounting classes and do refresher courses as needed.

Accounts Payable Clerk in Southgate:
`"$I Have 6 Years Experience."`
We must know of how much we need to paid according to our qualifications and experience.

Key Stats for Accounts Payable Clerk

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 352 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Accounts Payable Clerk Salaries

Accounting
▲4%

Accounts Payable
▼0%

Data Entry
▼0%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

Paying Invoices
▼0%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

Microsoft Outlook
▼0%

National Average
$32,000


▼1%



Office Administration
▼9%

Typing
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 352 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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