The average hourly pay for a Bookkeeper in Los Angeles, California is $19.57.
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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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Skills in Bookkeeping, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Intuit QuickBooks and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average.
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 $14.87 based on 10 salaries. An early career Bookkeeper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.21 based on 89 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.10 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.01 based on 62 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Bookkeeper in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 11.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (1.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (16.2% less), Houston, Texas (11.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (8.0% less).
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