The average salary for a Bookkeeper in New York, New York is $48,650.
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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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Popular Skills for Bookkeeper
Skills in Bookkeeping, Accounts Receivable, Intuit QuickBooks and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Payable.
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 $39,016 based on 25 salaries. An early career Bookkeeper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,572 based on 156 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,065 based on 94 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,475 based on 101 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,122.
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (18.2% less), Atlanta, Georgia (16.4% less) and Houston, Texas (15.3% less).
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