Bookkeeper in Corpus Christi Salary

The average wage for a Bookkeeper in Corpus Christi, Texas is $16.22 per hour.

$24,417 - $44,451
$31K
MEDIAN: $31,497
50%

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$9.95 - $18.07
$10
$15
$18
MEDIAN: $15.07
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$0$44K
Salary $31,497
Bonus $1,269 - $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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$23,270 - $43,792
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $9.95 - $18.07
Overtime $15.60 - $26.99
Annual Data $0$43K
Bonus $1,269 - $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).
)
$23,270 - $43,792
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

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 includes calculating, recording, and balancing financial reports, including payroll. Therefore, a bookkeeper will need to maintain a healthy relationship with employees in order to communicate and work out changes in salaries, changes to benefits, and other changes to an employee’s pay. A bookkeeper will also work closely with managers or business owners to help ensure that smart decisions are made when selling company assets or evaluating said company’s total revenue, profits, losses, and financial position. In order to communicate the aforementioned information fully and thoroughly bookkeepers will also be responsible for creating many reports, usually these reports will be generated once a month, semiannually, or annually. Other responsibilities that a bookkeeper may have include creating reports for information pertaining to retirement and payroll, entering changes to employee payroll records (often through Quickbooks), and handling voluntary and involuntary deductions. Usually, a bookkeeper will also be in charge of paying the many expenses a business incurs. These expenses usually include things like electricity, internet, office supplies, credit card bills, phone bills, and whatever other expenses a business may incur through its operations. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)


Bookkeeper Tasks

  • Calculate, key, total, and balance substitute payrolls.
  • Handle voluntary and involuntary deductions.
  • Enter changes to employee payroll records.
  • Create reports for information pertaining to retirement and payroll.
  • Communicate with employees regarding changes in salary, benefits, etc.

About Corpus Christi, Texas

Nueces County, Texas
324,082
Male:
160,488 (49.5%)
Female:
163,594 (50.5%)
Corpus Christi (/ˈkɔːrpəs ˈkrɪsti/), is a coastal city in the South Texas region of the U.S. state of Texas. The county seat of Nueces County, it also extends into Aransas, Kleberg, and San Patricio Counties. Corpus Christi is 130 miles southeast of San Antonio. The city's political boundaries encompass Nueces Bay and Corpus Christi Bay. Its zoned boundaries include small land parcels or water inlets of three neighboring counties. The city's population was estimated to be 320,434 in 2014, making it the eighth-most populous city in Texas. The Corpus Christi metropolitan area had an estimated population of 442,600. The city is also the hub of the six-county Corpus Christi-Kingsville-Alice Combined Statistical Area, with a 2013 estimated population of 516,793. The Port of Corpus Christi is the fifth-largest in the United States. The region is served by the Corpus Christi International Airport. Its name (Corpus Christi) in Latin means Body of Christ. The...
Corpus Christi:
$51,255
Texas:
$55,653
$931
Corpus Christi:
$124,300
Texas:
$152,000
3.6%

Bookkeeper Job Listings

Key Stats for Bookkeeper

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Bookkeeper Salaries

National Average
$33,000

Late-Career
▼7%

Experienced
▼7%

Entry-Level
▼14%

Skills That Affect Bookkeeper Salaries

Bookkeeping
▼0%

National Average
$33,000

Financial Reporting
▼3%

Accounts Payable
▼8%

Accounts Receivable
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 16%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 29%