Average Entry-Level Bookkeeper Hourly Pay

$14.44
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$550
Bonus
$890
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Bookkeeper is $14.44.
10%
$10.11
MEDIAN
$14.44
90%
$19.34
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $19
Bonus
$197 - $3,600
Profit Sharing
$0 - $890
Total Pay
$21,286 - $41,894

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Job Description for Bookkeeper

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Popular Skills for Bookkeeper

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

Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper

An early career Bookkeeper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.38 based on 4,601 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.61 based on 2,807 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.80 based on 4,087 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Bookkeeper in their job title in Austin, Texas earn an average of 8.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (6.4% more) and New York, New York (4.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15,772 survey responses.
Early Career
29.2%
Mid Career
17.8%
Experienced
25.9%
Late Career
27.1%