How much does a Bookkeeper make?

Updated Jun 19, 2021

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$39,382 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,144 salaries

$27K

Low

$39K

Average

$57K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Bookkeeper is $39,382 in United States. Filter by location to see Bookkeeper salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,144 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Bookkeeper employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Bookkeeper$39,382 /yr
L3
Senior Bookkeeper$49,999 /yr
L4
Lead Bookkeeper$33,962 /yr
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$41,319

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$47,527

per year

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$59,058

per year

Accounting

$52,694

per year

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Robert Half
3.7

Robert Half

Bookkeeper

$43,508

 /yr
Range: $32K - $68K
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$32K

$68K

$32,377 - $67,887 Range

American Campus Communities
3.8

American Campus Communities

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $19

$13

$19

$13 - $19 Range

The Home Depot
3.8

The Home Depot

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $15

$10

$15

$10 - $15 Range

H&R Block
3.7

H&R Block

Bookkeeper

$31,319

 /yr
Range: $28K - $38K

$28K

$38K

$28,036 - $38,335 Range

H E B
4.4

H E B

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $12 - $17

$12

$17

$12 - $17 Range

Safeway
3.3

Safeway

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $9 - $20

$9

$20

$9 - $20 Range

Gelfand, Rennert & Feldman
3.3

Gelfand, Rennert & Feldman

Bookkeeper

$47,387

 /yr
Range: $39K - $56K

$39K

$56K

$38,704 - $55,908 Range

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Kroger
3.2

Kroger

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $8 - $17

$8

$17

$8 - $17 Range

BI-LO
3.7

BI-LO

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$9

 /hr
Range: $8 - $11

$8

$11

$8 - $11 Range

H E B
4.4

H E B

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $19

$13

$19

$13 - $19 Range

Ingles Markets
3.2

Ingles Markets

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $9 - $11

$9

$11

$9 - $11 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $10 - $24

$10

$24

$10 - $24 Range

Safeway
3.3

Safeway

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $9 - $18

$9

$18

$9 - $18 Range

Ingles Markets
3.2

Ingles Markets

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $9 - $12

$9

$12

$9 - $12 Range

The Home Depot
3.8

The Home Depot

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $10 - $25

$10

$25

$10 - $25 Range

Earth Fare
2.9

Earth Fare

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $16

$10

$16

$10 - $16 Range

Shoprite Supermarkets
3.4

Shoprite Supermarkets

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $13

$10

$13

$10 - $13 Range

Main Event
3.6

Main Event

Bookkeeper

$34,665

 /yr
Range: $32K - $39K

$32K

$39K

$31,617 - $39,095 Range

CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)
3.8

CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)

Bookkeeper

$41,906

 /yr
Range: $40K - $47K

$40K

$47K

$40,029 - $47,171 Range

Ralphs
3.3

Ralphs

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $9 - $21

$9

$21

$9 - $21 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$11
hourly
A Bookkeeping in the Lawton, OK Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
Lawton, OK Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$25
hourly
A Bookkeeper in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Self-Employed
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$37,500
per year
A Bookkeeper in the Columbia, SC Area area reported making $37,500 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Columbia, SC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$52,000
per year
A Bookkeeper in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Norfolk, VA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$72,000
per year
A Full Charge Bookkeeper in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$40,000
per year
A Bookkeeper in the Baton Rouge, LA Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Additional Pay
$22k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Baton Rouge, LA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Full Charge Bookkeeper in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$17
hourly
A Bookkeeper in the Jacksonville, FL Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Jacksonville, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private