The average hourly pay for a Bookkeeper in Ireland is €13.60.
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What Do Bookkeepers Do?
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
What Are Popular Skills for Bookkeepers?
Skills in Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Payroll Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Financial Reporting and Bookkeeping.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeepers?
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 €11.49 based on 11 salaries. An early career Bookkeeper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €12.04 based on 72 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €13.48 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €14.79 based on 69 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €16.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Bookkeeper in their job title in Dublin, Dublin earn an average of 9.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Tipperary, Tipperary (6.6% more) and Naas, Kildare (2.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Limerick, Limerick (11.8% less), Galway, Galway (5.1% less) and Drogheda, Louth (2.6% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 258 survey responses.