Bookkeeper with Payroll Administration Skills Salary

Pay for Bookkeepers with Payroll Administration skills sits in the ballpark of $17.01 per hour. With some bonuses approaching $5K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $7K, overall incomes of Bookkeepers with Payroll Administration skills spread between $26K and $56K depending on individual performance. Residence and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. More than two-fifths enjoy medical while roughly one in four get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to about a sixth. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$28,931 - $59,234
$29K
$43K
$59K
MEDIAN: $42,851
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90%

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$12.25 - $25.23
$12
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $17.22
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$0$59K
Salary $28,931 - $59,234
Bonus $295.68 - $4,939
Profit Sharing $503 - $6,953
Commission $1,179
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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$26,395 - $56,443
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 712
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $12.25 - $25.23
Hourly Tips $1.25
Overtime $17.86 - $36.36
Annual Data $0$56K
Bonus $295.68 - $4,939
Commission $1,179
Profit Sharing $503 - $6,953
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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$26,395 - $56,443
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,558

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Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper

Pay by Experience for a Bookkeeper has a positive trend. An entry-level Bookkeeper with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 653 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bookkeeper with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 563 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 852 salaries. A Bookkeeper with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 648 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $38,660

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

Bookkeepers with Payroll Administration skills will find that New York offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 32 percent. Bookkeepers with Payroll Administration skills will also find cushy salaries in Austin (+21 percent), Chicago (+17 percent), Anchorage (+15 percent), and Sacramento (+14 percent). In Dallas, salaries are 3 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

Key Stats for Bookkeeper

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 588 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
30%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Bookkeeper Salaries

▲7%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$39,000

▼1%

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 588 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 56%
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