Entry-Level Bookkeeper, Payroll Salary

An Entry-Level Bookkeeper, Payroll earns an average wage of $14.87 per hour. A skill in General Ledger Accounting is associated with high pay for this job.

$25,800 - $51,739
$26K
$36K
$52K
MEDIAN: $36,366
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$10.79 - $19.90
$11
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MEDIAN: $14.87
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$25,800 - $51,739  
   
Bonus
$243.61 - $5,068  
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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$22,967 - $44,121  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.79 - $19.90  
   
Overtime
$20.23 - $29.90  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$243.61 - $5,068  
   
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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$22,967 - $44,121  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 160
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Key Stats for Bookkeeper, Payroll

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Bookkeeper, Payroll Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
▲11%

Human Resources
▲6%

Microsoft Excel
▲5%

ADP Payroll System
▲4%

Payroll Administration
▲2%

Payroll Tax Compliance
▲2%

Office Administration
▲1%

National Average
$32,000

Accounts Payable
▼1%

Accounts Receivable
▼1%

Quickbooks
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼2%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Bookkeeping
▼3%

Intuit QuickBooks
▼4%

Account Management
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
dental benefits
None: 50%
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