$42,882
Avg. Salary
$16.19
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,131

Bonus

$2,750

Profit Sharing

$4,750

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Bookkeeping, Accounting, Or Auditing Clerk is $16.19 per hour.

The average pay for a Bookkeeping, Accounting, Or Auditing Clerk is $42,882 per year.

$11.46
10%
$16.19
50%
$24.10
90%
MEDIAN $16.19
$30k
10%
$43k
50%
$59k
90%
MEDIAN $42,882
$29,957 - $59,187
$30K
$43K
$59K
MEDIAN: $42,882
10%
50%
90%

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$11.46 - $24.10
$11
$16
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MEDIAN: $16.19
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$0$59K
Salary $29,957 - $59,187
Bonus $249 - $5,758
Profit Sharing $503 - $9,933
Commission $4,750
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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$25,353 - $55,804
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 796
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $11.46 - $24.10
Hourly Tips $3.95
Overtime $16.72 - $35.02
Annual Data $0$55K
Bonus $249 - $5,758
Commission $4,750
Profit Sharing $503 - $9,933
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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$25,353 - $55,804
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,207

Job Description for Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks work primarily in office settings, including within the accounting and payroll departments of organizations, to maintain various ledgers, review and deposit checks, and process accounts receivable, accounts payable, expense accounts, and revenue-related accounts.

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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.

Common Career Paths for Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk


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Popular Skills for Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk

Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk

Pay by Experience for a Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 442 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk 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 282 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 331 salaries. A Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 199 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

14%

11%

11%

10%

6%

-7%

National Average: $38,167

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

Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk?

Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk in San Antonio, Texas:
"Great place to work, awesome weather."
Pros: The weather, friendly people great culture.
Cons: Traffic

Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk in Corning, New York:
"It's hard to find work."
Pros: Most of the people are nice.
Cons: It's very hard to find work.

Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk in Dayton:
"I work from home."
Pros: I can work from home.
Cons: Nothing.

Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk in Charlotte:
"The management."
Pros: Great working environment.
Cons: None.

Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk in New York:
"How disfunctional lawyers are."
A position that requires thick skinned (person who does not internalize, or take things personally) individual, ability to deal with some of the strangest requests/people. Brutal business not for the faint of heart.

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Key Stats for Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 363 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Salaries

▲9%

▲6%

National Average
$38,000

▼2%

▼13%

Skills That Affect Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Salaries

Human Resources
▲17%





National Average
$38,000


▼2%

Bookkeeping
▼3%


Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼3%

Accounting
▼3%

▼4%

▼6%

Auditing
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 363 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 41%