Entry-Level Accounting Clerk Salary

The average rate for an Entry-Level Accounting Clerk is $14.66 per hour.

$26,787 - $47,376
$27K
$36K
$47K
MEDIAN: $35,591
10%
50%
90%

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$11.24 - $18.90
$11
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $14.92
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$0$47K
Salary $26,787 - $47,376
Bonus $303.04 - $4,135
Profit Sharing $206.08 - $4,848
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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$24,301 - $42,862
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 583
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $11.24 - $18.90
Hourly Tips $1.63
Overtime $17.04 - $29.42
Annual Data $0$42K
Bonus $303.04 - $4,135
Profit Sharing $206.08 - $4,848
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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$24,301 - $42,862
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,660

Accounting Clerk Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $32,417

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Accounting Clerk Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Accounting Clerk in Kirksville:
"Cross train."
Cross train for all areas you can within a bank, that will make you a more valuable employee.

Accounting Clerk in Hobart:
"How stressful it would be."
Don't take on more than expected of you.

Accounting Clerk in Denver:
"Key learnings."
Make sure the company allows for yearly wage increases and doesn't have a ceiling. Also make sure they pay for your degree, if they think a high school diploma is enough look at another company.

Accounting Clerk in Buffalo:
"Be able to prioritize."
The word multi-task in a misnomer. When you have several duties to perform learn to be able to prioritize. Don't be afraid to ask your manager if you need help with this.

Accounting Clerk in Overland Park:
"Laziness leads to faster advancement."
It's not what you know but who you know, laziness is rewarded better if you know the right person so why bother working hard.

Accounting Clerk in Tyler:
"Stressful."
Be patience, stay focus on what you do at all times, don't stress out.

Accounting Clerk in Dallas:
"Turn over rate."
Research the company.

Key Stats for Accounting Clerk

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 422 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
15%

Skills That Affect Accounting Clerk Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
▲1%




Account Management
▼0%

National Average
$32,000


Microsoft Office
▼1%

▼1%

Billing
▼2%

▼2%

▼3%



▼4%

Collections
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 422 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 29%