Bookkeeping Clerk Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Bookkeeping Clerk is $13.05 per hour.
Bookkeeping Clerk Total Pay (?
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$19,574 - $46,988
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $32,503
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Bookkeeping Clerk Total Pay (?
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$8.94 - $16.55
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$19,574 - $46,988  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,007  
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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$18,866 - $44,393  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 113
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.94 - $16.55  
   
Overtime
$9.70 - $25.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,007  
   
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).
)
$18,866 - $44,393  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 113
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Job Description for Bookkeeping Clerk
  • Sort documents and post debits/credits to proper account .
  • Verify amounts and codes on various forms for accuracy.
  • Balance entries and make necessary corrections.
  • Maintain and make necessary adjustments to records and/or logs such as journals, payroll/ time reports, or property records.
  • Verify and reconcile simple bank statements or department records.
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Late-Career
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$29,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Bookkeeping Clerk Salaries

Accounts Payable
0%
National Average
$29,000
Accounts Receivable
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Gender
Female
90%
female alumni
 
Male
10%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 47% dental benefits Dental: 30%
vision benefits Vision: 22% employee benefits None: 53%
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