Bookkeeper in Milwaukee Salary

A Bookkeeper in Milwaukee, Wisconsin earns an average wage of $17.00 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$29,882 - $63,023
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MEDIAN: $39,226
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$9.50 - $20.35
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Salary
$29,882 - $63,023  
   
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$20,205 - $46,562  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Hourly Rate
$9.50 - $20.35  
   
Overtime
$27.90  
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$20,205 - $46,562  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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About Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
600,154
Male:
286,315 (47.7%)
Female:
313,839 (52.3%)
Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/, /ˈmwɔːki/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore. According to the 2010 census, Milwaukee has a population of 594,833. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 2,043,904 as of an official 2014 estimate. The first Europeans to pass through the area were French Catholic missionaries and fur traders. In 1818, the French Canadian explorer Solomon Juneau settled in the area, and in 1846 Juneau's town combined with two neighboring towns to incorporate as the City of Milwaukee. Large numbers of German immigrants helped increase the city's population during the 1840s, with Poles and other immigrants arriving in the following decades. Known for its brewing traditions, major new additions to the city include the Milwaukee Riverwalk, the...
Milwaukee:
$37,495
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$802
Milwaukee:
$114,000
Wisconsin:
$168,300
5.7%

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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 $31,000 based on 16 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 $38,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 16 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 $40,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Bookkeeper

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Bookkeeper Salaries

Late-Career
▲6%

▲4%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$38,000

Entry-Level
▼17%

Skills That Affect Bookkeeper Salaries

Microsoft Excel
▲10%

Accounts Payable
▲1%

National Average
$38,000

Bookkeeping
▼2%

Financial Reporting
▼3%

Accounts Receivable
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 71%
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