A Bookkeeper, Payroll with General Ledger Accounting skills earns an average salary of $52,345 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.

$37,788 - $68,510
$38K
$52K
$69K
MEDIAN: $52,345
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50%
90%

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$10.14 - $22.09
$10
$18
$22
MEDIAN: $17.59
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$37,788 - $68,510  
   
Bonus
$1,228  
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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$27,655 - $58,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.14 - $22.09  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$1,228  
   
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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$27,655 - $58,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper, Payroll

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

Key Stats for Bookkeeper, Payroll

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
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1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Bookkeeper, Payroll Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$45,000

Late-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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