The average salary for an Early-Career Bookkeeper with Accounts Payable skills in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$51,395.
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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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Popular Skills for Bookkeeper
Skills in Bookkeeping, Accounts Receivable, Payroll Administration and Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Tax Preparation.
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$50,000 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$61,463 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$64,913 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$63,500.
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Employees with Bookkeeper in their job title in Gold Coast, Queensland earn an average of 3.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (14.0% less), Brisbane, Queensland (2.7% less) and Perth, Western Australia (2.7% less).
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