Average Bookkeeper with Payroll Administration Skills Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for a Bookkeeper with Payroll Administration skills is $17.81.
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $26
$256 - $5,059
Profit Sharing
$309 - $6,097
$197 - $3,084
Total Pay
$27,200 - $57,738

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Popular Employer Salaries for Bookkeeper

The top respondents for the job title Bookkeeper are from the companies Portable On Demand Storage, Your Energy Source and Comfort Keepers. Reported salaries are highest at Your Energy Source where the average pay is $20.00. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Portable On Demand Storage, earning around $18.25. Comfort Keepers pays the lowest at around $11.26. The Kroger Company also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.74.

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Popular Skills for Bookkeeper

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Accounts Receivable, Intuit QuickBooks, Accounts Payable and Bookkeeping.

Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper

An entry-level Bookkeeper with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.62 based on 46 salaries. An early career Bookkeeper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.58 based on 946 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.25 based on 658 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.10 based on 1,092 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 Seattle, Washington earn an average of 39.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (38.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (23.5% more).

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