Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk is $14.80 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Accounting, Payroll Administration, Payroll Tax Compliance, Quickbooks, and Accounts Receivable.
Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Total Pay (?
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$26,142 - $51,930
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MEDIAN: $37,506
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Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Total Pay (?
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$10.21 - $20.53
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$26,142 - $51,930  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,996  
Profit Sharing
$194.89 - $4,067  
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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$23,375 - $49,812  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,133
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $20.53  
   
Overtime
$14.82 - $30.11  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,996  
   
Profit Sharing
$194.89 - $4,067  
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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$23,375 - $49,812  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,133
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Job Description for Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk
  • Make, track, and report deposits.
  • Create reports and audits, verify accuracy, and reconcile errors.
  • Process and validate incoming payments, enter data, and resolve discrepancies as they arise.
  • Provide general filing, clerical, and other help.
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
San Francisco
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Los Angeles
up arrow 23%
San Jose
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Cleveland
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Denver
up arrow 7%
Las Vegas
up arrow 7%
Chicago
up arrow 6%
Philadelphia
up arrow 4%
Dallas
up arrow 2%
Austin
up arrow 1%
National Average
$34,000
San Antonio
up arrow 4%
Phoenix
up arrow 4%
Miami
up arrow 7%
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Experience Affects Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Salaries

National Average
$34,000

Skills That Affect Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Salaries

Accounting
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Data Entry
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National Average
$34,000
Account Management
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Gender
Female
87%
female alumni
 
Male
13%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 63% dental benefits Dental: 43%
vision benefits Vision: 28% employee benefits None: 35%
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