The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Bookkeeper with Payroll Administration skills in Australia is AU$30.29.
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Job Description for Bookkeeper
As a bookkeeper one can expect to work in close proximity with a business or company in order to ensure that the most economically viable and safe decisions are made in order to keep finances tight and under control. A bookkeeper should have vast knowledge of QuickBooks, or a similar a computer accounting program, in order to track and record the financial transactions and records of a company. Strong MS-Excel skills are also a must in most companies. Part of the bookkeeping process also includ…Read more
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Skills in Financial Reporting and Tax Preparation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and Bookkeeping.
Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper
An entry-level Bookkeeper with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$23.31 based on 21 salaries. An early career Bookkeeper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.73 based on 211 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$29.29 based on 185 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$30.07 based on 256 salaries.
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Employees with Bookkeeper in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 14.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Newcastle, New South Wales (7.3% more) and Adelaide, South Australia (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (20.7% less), Perth, Western Australia (7.6% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (1.0% less).
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