Average Accounting Clerk Salary

$850,656
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$35,000
Bonus
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The average salary for an Accounting Clerk is $850,656.
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$468k
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$851k
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$2m
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MEDIAN $850,656
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Salary
$468k - $2m
Bonus
$10k - $50k
Total Pay
$155k - $2m

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Job Description for Accounting Clerk

Accounting Clerk Tasks
  • Maintain and make necessary adjustments to records and/or logs such as journals, payroll/ time reports, or property records.
  • Verify and reconcile simple bank statements or department records.
  • Balance entries and make necessary corrections.
  • Sort documents and post debits/credits to proper account .
  • Verify amounts and codes on various forms for accuracy.

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Popular Skills for Accounting Clerk

Skills in Microsoft Excel, Data Entry and Bookkeeping are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable.

Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Clerk

An entry-level Accounting Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $735,000 based on 11 salaries. An early career Accounting Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $764,834 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Accounting Clerk with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $1,100,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Accounting Clerk with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $1,325,000 based on 7 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 53 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.8%
Early Career
49.1%
Mid Career
17.0%
Experienced
13.2%