Average Senior Bookkeeper Salary in Australia

AU$65,601
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AU$1,500
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The average salary for a Senior Bookkeeper in Australia is AU$65,601.
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AU$54k
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AU$66k
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AU$84k
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MEDIAN AU$65,601
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AU$54k - AU$84k
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$2k
Total Pay
AU$54k - AU$84k

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Senior Bookkeeper
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Finance Manager
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Popular Skills for Senior Bookkeeper

Skills in Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Reconciliation, Accounting, Payroll Administration and Bookkeeping.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Bookkeeper

An early career Senior Bookkeeper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$64,980 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Senior Bookkeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$64,557 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Senior Bookkeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$65,484 based on 51 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$71,434.
Employees with Senior Bookkeeper in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 8.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (3.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (8.5% less), Adelaide, South Australia (2.6% less) and Perth, Western Australia (1.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 151 survey responses.
Early Career
7.9%
Mid Career
17.9%
Experienced
33.8%
Late Career
40.4%

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