An Experienced Bookkeeper earns an average wage of $17.68 per hour.

$29,546 - $60,007
(Median)
$30K
$43K
$60K
MEDIAN: $42,876
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50%
90%

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$12.81 - $25.51
(Median)
$13
$18
$26
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,546 - $60,007  
   
Bonus
$386.95 - $5,007  
Profit Sharing
$246.58 - $5,128  
Commission
$-0.50 - $11,635  
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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$27,979 - $57,228  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,257
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.81 - $25.51  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.33  
Overtime
$18.86 - $34.09  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$386.95 - $5,007  
   
Commission
$-0.50 - $11,635  
Profit Sharing
$246.58 - $5,128  
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).
)
$27,979 - $57,228  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 2,417
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Skills That Affect Bookkeeper Salaries

Financial Reporting
up arrow 4%

Quickbooks
up arrow 2%

Account Management
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
0%

National Average
$40,000

Bookkeeping
up arrow 1%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 1%

Billing
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 2%

Intuit QuickBooks
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%


Customer Service
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 533 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
medical benefits
Vision: 16%
dental benefits
None: 53%
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