Bookkeeper, Payroll with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary

A Bookkeeper, Payroll with General Ledger Accounting skills earns an average salary of $52,044 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$36,121 - $64,250
$36K
$52K
$64K
MEDIAN: $52,044
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90%

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$11.00 - $24.00
$11
$17
$24
MEDIAN: $17.43
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$36,121 - $64,250  
   
Bonus
$251.68 - $3,973  
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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$27,390 - $58,686  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.00 - $24.00  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$251.68 - $3,973  
   
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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$27,390 - $58,686  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper, Payroll

Pay by Experience for a Bookkeeper, Payroll has a positive trend. An entry-level Bookkeeper, Payroll with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 13 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bookkeeper, Payroll with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper, Payroll which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 23 salaries. A Bookkeeper, Payroll with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 12 salaries.

Key Stats for Bookkeeper, Payroll

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Bookkeeper, Payroll Salaries

Experienced
▲18%

Mid-Career
▲3%

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
$44,000

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 27%