How much does a Bookkeeper make?

Updated Sep 27, 2021

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Experience

$40,346 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,416 salaries

$28K

Low

$40K

Average

$58K

High

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The national average salary for Bookkeeper is $40,346 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Bookkeeper salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2416 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Bookkeeper employees.

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Robert Half
3.8

Robert Half

Bookkeeper

$44,327

 /yr
Range: $33K - $69K
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$33K

$69K

$32,986 - $69,165 Range

American Campus Communities
3.8

American Campus Communities

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $20

$14

$20

$14 - $20 Range

The Home Depot
3.8

The Home Depot

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $15

$11

$15

$11 - $15 Range

H&R Block
3.7

H&R Block

Bookkeeper

$31,908

 /yr
Range: $29K - $39K

$29K

$39K

$28,563 - $39,056 Range

H E B
4.3

H E B

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $12 - $17

$12

$17

$12 - $17 Range

Kroger
3.1

Kroger

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $9 - $17

$9

$17

$9 - $17 Range

Gelfand, Rennert & Feldman
3.5

Gelfand, Rennert & Feldman

Bookkeeper

$48,326

 /yr
Range: $39K - $57K

$39K

$57K

$39,432 - $56,960 Range

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Safeway
3.2

Safeway

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $9 - $23

$9

$23

$9 - $23 Range

Safeway
3.2

Safeway

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $10 - $21

$10

$21

$10 - $21 Range

BI-LO
3.9

BI-LO

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $9 - $11

$9

$11

$9 - $11 Range

H E B
4.3

H E B

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $21

$13

$21

$13 - $21 Range

Ingles Markets
3.2

Ingles Markets

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $9 - $12

$9

$12

$9 - $12 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $11 - $24

$11

$24

$11 - $24 Range

Ingles Markets
3.2

Ingles Markets

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $12

$10

$12

$10 - $12 Range

The Home Depot
3.8

The Home Depot

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $10 - $26

$10

$26

$10 - $26 Range

Earth Fare
2.9

Earth Fare

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $17

$10

$17

$10 - $17 Range

Shoprite Supermarkets
3.4

Shoprite Supermarkets

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $13

$10

$13

$10 - $13 Range

CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)
3.8

CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)

Bookkeeper

$42,695

 /yr
Range: $41K - $48K

$41K

$48K

$40,783 - $48,059 Range

Main Event
3.5

Main Event

Bookkeeper

$35,317

 /yr
Range: $32K - $40K

$32K

$40K

$32,212 - $39,830 Range

Ralphs
3.2

Ralphs

Bookkeeper - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $10 - $21

$10

$21

$10 - $21 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Bookkeeper salaries

The national average salary for a Bookkeeper is $40,346 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Bookkeeper salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2416 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Bookkeeper employees.

The highest salary for a Bookkeeper in United States is $58,372 per year.

The lowest salary for a Bookkeeper in United States is $27,887 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent bookkeeper salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$40,000
per year
A Bookkeeper in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
$14
hourly
A Bookkeeper in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$25
hourly
A Bookkeeping in the Dover, DE Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dover, DE Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$12
hourly
A Bookkeeper in the Rocky Mount, NC Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Rocky Mount, NC Area area
Seasonal
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Bookkeeper in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Riverside, CA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Bookkeeper in the Laramie, WY Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Laramie, WY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$32
hourly
A Full Charge Bookkeeper in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $32 per hour
Additional Pay
$300 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private