An Accounts Payable Clerk earns an average salary of £19,824 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

£15,714 - £24,993
£16K
£20K
£25K
MEDIAN: £19,586
10%
50%
90%
£7.73 - £13.25
£7
£9
£13
MEDIAN: £9.64
10%
50%
90%
£0£25K
Salary £15,714 - £24,993
Bonus £289 - £2,483
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£15,831 - £25,514
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 397
Hourly Data £0£21
Hourly Rate £7.73 - £13.25
Overtime £0.00 - £21.53
Annual Data £0£25K
Bonus £289 - £2,483
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£15,831 - £25,514
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 61

Job Description for Accounts Payable Clerk

Accounts payable clerks generally work for accounting firms or organizations' accounting departments, coordinating various accounts payable functions on behalf of their organization. Their duties include, among others, performing data entry, handling customer inquiries, preparing financial statements and performing vendor maintenance. In all tasks, these clerks must maintain a high degree of accuracy.

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Accounts Payable Clerk Tasks

  • Issue stop-payments or purchase order amendments.
  • Record, code, and process all invoices for payment.
  • Prepare, enter and maintain filing of Accounts Payable.
  • Perform timely account reconciliation by verifying entries and comparing to balances.

Accounts Payable Clerk Pay By Employer

$0$36K

$31,262

$34,588

Common Career Paths for Accounts Payable Clerk


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Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Payable Clerk

Pay by Experience for an Accounts Payable Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounts Payable Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 154 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounts Payable Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤21,000 based on 62 salaries. An experienced Accounts Payable Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤21,000 based on 52 salaries. An Accounts Payable Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤20,000 based on 22 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £19,686

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Accounts Payable Clerk Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Accounts Payable Clerk?

Accounts Payable Clerk in Manchester:
Pros:
Cons: Promotions are based on favourites. No recognition for the work carried out.

Accounts Payable Clerk in Lincoln:
Pros: I work with a good team, plenty of learning opportunities, and I am trusted and respected.
Cons: Long hours, spend a lot of time solving problems due to other peoples mistakes, I.e. Processing errors, causing payment allocation issues. Poorly paid.

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Key Stats for Accounts Payable Clerk

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Accounts Payable Clerk Salaries

▲7%

▲6%

▲3%

National Average
₤20,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Accounts Payable Clerk Salaries




National Average
₤20,000

Sage 50 Accounting
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 68%