Bookkeeper in Austin, Texas Salary

An average Bookkeeper in Austin can expect to take home roughly $17.40 per hour. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Roughly a third enjoy medical while about a tenth get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to about one in ten. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$37,890 - $60,402
$38K
$49K
$60K
MEDIAN: $49,229
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$12.08 - $26.99
$12
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MEDIAN: $17.40
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$37,890 - $60,402  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
Total Pay (?
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$27,892 - $59,143  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $26.99  
   
Overtime
$26.88  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$3,000  
   
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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$27,892 - $59,143  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 36
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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $34K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $45K. Bookkeepers in Austin, Texas see a median salary of $49K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Survey participants with more than two decades under their belts actually report earning less than people with less experience; the former take home only $42K on average.

Key Stats for Bookkeeper

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Bookkeeper Salaries

▲23%

▲12%

▲6%

National Average
$40,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Bookkeeper Salaries

Human Resources
▲45%

Payroll Administration
▲16%

Account Management
▲10%

▲8%

Financial Reporting
▲7%

Quickbooks
▲4%

Data Entry
▲3%

Billing
▲2%

ADP Payroll System
▲2%

National Average
$40,000


Intuit QuickBooks
▼4%


Microsoft Excel
▼5%

Office Administration
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 67%
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