The average salary for an Experienced Bookkeeper in Newcastle, New South Wales is AU$59,393.
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AU$56k - AU$61k
AU$46k - AU$76k
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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
- Calculate, key, total, and balance substitute payrolls.
- Handle voluntary and involuntary deductions.
- Enter changes to employee payroll records.
- Create reports for information pertaining to retirement and payroll.
- Communicate with employees regarding changes in salary, benefits, etc.
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Popular Skills for Bookkeeper
Skills in Bookkeeping, Payroll Administration and Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.
Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper
An early career Bookkeeper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$0 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$62,400.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Bookkeeper in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 10.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Geelong, Victoria (4.9% more) and Perth, Western Australia (2.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (3.7% less) and Gold Coast, Queensland (2.2% less).
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