The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Bookkeeper in Portland, Oregon is $14.20.
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Job Description for Bookkeeper
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
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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 $18.01 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.86 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.92 based on 42 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Bookkeeper in their job title in Austin, Texas earn an average of 10.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (8.2% more) and New York, New York (6.4% more).
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