Bookkeeper in Houston, Texas Salary

The average pay for a Bookkeeper in Houston, Texas is $16.33 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microsoft Office, Billing, Microsoft Excel, Accounts Payable, and Financial Reporting.

$27,170 - $52,146
$27K
$42K
$52K
MEDIAN: $42,475
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$13.30 - $25.10
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MEDIAN: $16.33
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$27,170 - $52,146  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $14,681  
Total Pay (?
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$27,888 - $54,122  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$13.30 - $25.10  
   
Overtime
$28.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $14,681  
   
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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$27,888 - $54,122  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 52

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper

Pay by Experience for a Bookkeeper has a positive trend. An entry-level Bookkeeper with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 40 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bookkeeper with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 27 salaries. A Bookkeeper with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 19 salaries.

Key Stats for Bookkeeper

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Bookkeeper Salaries

▲11%

▲5%

▲1%

National Average
$39,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Bookkeeper Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲21%

▲17%





▲8%



▲4%

Office Administration
▲1%

National Average
$39,000



Customer Service
▼3%

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 52%