The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Bookkeeper with Accounts Payable skills in Australia is AU$29.75.
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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
- Create reports for information pertaining to retirement and payroll.
- Communicate with employees regarding changes in salary, benefits, etc.
- Enter changes to employee payroll records.
- Calculate, key, total, and balance substitute payrolls.
- Handle voluntary and involuntary deductions.
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Skills in Bookkeeping, Payroll Administration, Financial Reporting and Tax Preparation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable.
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$22.71 based on 37 salaries. An early career Bookkeeper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.46 based on 231 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$29.32 based on 166 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$29.82 based on 230 salaries.
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Employees with Bookkeeper in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 6.9% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (7.6% less), Melbourne, Victoria (4.0% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (3.1% less).
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