Average Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Hourly Pay

$17.21
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,464
Bonus
$1,048
Commission
$2,750
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk is $17.21.
10%
$11.84
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$17.21
90%
$24.81
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $25
Bonus
$245 - $6,097
Profit Sharing
$750 - $9,000
Commission
$0 - $1,048
Total Pay
$26,543 - $57,465
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What Do Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerks Do?

Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Tasks
  • Process and validate incoming payments, enter data, and resolve discrepancies as they arise.
  • Provide general filing, clerical, and other help.
  • Make, track, and report deposits.
  • Create reports and audits, verify accuracy, and reconcile errors.

Job Satisfaction for Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk

4.1 out of 5
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What Are Popular Skills for Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerks?

Skills in Bookkeeping, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Intuit QuickBooks and Data Entry.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerks?

An entry-level Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.44 based on 61 salaries. An early career Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.44 based on 492 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.21 based on 267 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.03 based on 388 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 25.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (12.8% more) and Charlotte, North Carolina (10.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (5.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,640 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.7%
Early Career
30.0%
Mid Career
16.3%
Experienced
23.7%
Late Career
26.3%