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

The average wage for a Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk is $14.85 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Payroll Administration, Payroll Tax Compliance, and Quickbooks.
Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Total Pay (?
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$26,074 - $52,160
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $37,474
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Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Total Pay (?
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$10.19 - $20.54
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$26,074 - $52,160  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,005  
Profit Sharing
$192.71 - $3,945  
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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$23,353 - $49,909  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,036
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.19 - $20.54  
   
Overtime
$14.76 - $29.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,005  
   
Profit Sharing
$192.71 - $3,945  
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).
)
$23,353 - $49,909  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,036
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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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Pay Difference By Location

Los Angeles
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San Jose
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Minneapolis
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Denver
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Philadelphia
up arrow 5%
Chicago
up arrow 3%
Austin
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San Antonio
0%
National Average
$34,000
Las Vegas
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Phoenix
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Miami
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Jacksonville
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Experience Affects Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Salaries

National Average
$34,000

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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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