$36,589
Avg. Salary
$14.68
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Bookkeeping Clerk is $14.68 per hour.

The average pay for a Bookkeeping Clerk is $36,589 per year.

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$10.17
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$19.90
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$24k
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MEDIAN $36,589
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Salary $23,500 - $50,565
Bonus $6.21 - $39,149
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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$21,305 - $45,894
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $10.17 - $19.90
Overtime $8.27 - $34.85
Annual Data $0$45K
Bonus $6.21 - $39,149
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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$21,305 - $45,894
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 140

Job Description

Bookkeeping clerks typically work within their company's accounting department and handle accounts receivable and payable. They also meticulously record many other expenditures and receipts, including services rendered, repair and maintenance, payroll, and petty cash. Bookkeeping clerks also assist accounting/bookkeeping managers in preparing and adding data to reports which will be used by department heads and other management personnel.

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Bookkeeping Clerk Tasks
  • Maintain and make necessary adjustments to records and/or logs such as journals, payroll/ time reports, or property records.
  • Verify and reconcile simple bank statements or department records.
  • Balance entries and make necessary corrections.
  • Sort documents and post debits/credits to proper account .
  • Verify amounts and codes on various forms for accuracy.

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Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Bookkeeping Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Bookkeeping Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 42 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bookkeeping Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeping Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 32 salaries. A Bookkeeping Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 14 salaries.

Job Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Bookkeeping Clerk?

Bookkeeping Clerk in Concord:
"Good."
Pros: Easy to get to. Love my job.
Cons: Pay sucks.

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Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%

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How Experience Affects Salaries

▲15%

▲10%

▲7%

National Average
$31,000

▼21%

How Skills Affect Salaries



National Average
$31,000

Payroll Administration
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 49%