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Bookkeeper Overview


Bookkeepers are responsible for maintaining an accurate record of a company's business transactions and cash flow through the use of tools such as Quickbooks and other accounting software. Bookkeepers are expected to create income statements, manage balance sheets and oversee the financial transactions of individual departments. The ultimate duties of a Bookkeeper are dependent on the size of the company he or she works for. Similar accounting jobs include positions such as accounting specialist bookkeepers.

Bookkeeper Educational Requirements


A high school diploma or GED is the minimum requirement for most Bookkeeping jobs although a degree in accounting is preferable. Because the way each company functions and keeps records is different, on-the-job training is the norm for most Bookkeeping positions where the head accountant or the business owner will instruct a Bookkeeper on proper procedures. Attention to detail and a proficiency with mathematics are necessary in order to perform the job well.

Bookkeeper Job Market


Bookkeepers are needed in almost every company in the country; as such, the demand is large. Due to the relatively lax educational requirements, however, competition for this job can be fierce. There are currently around 1,799,800 Bookkeepers employed within the United States, with another 370,000 estimated job openings. The number of Bookkeepers employed by various companies is expected to grow 11 percent by 2022, increasing to 2,004,500. With these numbers in mind, the field is a good one to get into, particularly as more small businesses open up. Similar positions include Office Accounting Clerk jobs and Bookkeeper Accounting Assistant jobs.

Bookkeeper Salary


Bookkeepers can expect to make between $9 and $11 per hour on average, or $18,000 to $22,000 per year. Bookkeepers for larger corporations can expect to make a much higher income, with minimum annual salaries starting around $27,000. The upper income limit is around $41,000. Although a specific average is difficult to come by, Bookkeepers working for large, multinational companies have a higher income potential than those working for smaller, regional companies.
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Bookkeeper/ Office Manager Local business looking for part-time bookkeeper/office manager. MUST HAVE excellent working knowledge of QuickBooks Pro. Fax resume to #765-482-2443 *May work into full time position. This job listing brought to you by The Lebanon Reporter...
Billing Clerk/ Bookkeeper The EADS Group, Inc. is accepting resumes for a full-time Bookkeeper in our Somerset office. Responsibilities include monthly invoice preparation, project data entry, and accounts receivable. Minimum qualifications are an Associate Degree in Accounting and five years of bookkeeping and/or billing experience. Applicants must be familiar with general ledger processes,...
Title: Bookkeeper/Office Manager Description: Adecco is currently assisting a local client seeking an experienced full-time Bookkeeper in Wickford, RI This position is a temporary to hire opportunity. If you meet the qualifications listed below please Apply Now! Responsibilities for Bookkeeper include but are not limited to the following: *Oversee Accounts Receivables; Collect amounts due from...
We are assisting our client in finding a Full Charge Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant. Job Description Privately owned real estate development company looking for a detail-oriented Full-Charge Bookkeeper/ Administrative assistant. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of accounting experience and possess a thorough understanding of double entry accounting along with experience in Qui...
Company Confidential Boston, MA, 02118
Growing Boston Real Estate Construction, Development & Property Management Company looking for a full time bookkeeper/controller: Start date: ASAP The ideal candidate will have: -A Bachelor's degree in accounting (not required but strongly preferred) -QuickBooks Pro, Word, Excel experience is required -Strong attention to detail and accuracy. -Must have exceptional organizational skills -Ab...
Our tax law office in Norman is expanding and is currently seeking an organized individual to join our team as an Accountant. The position will be responsible for recording monthly transactions for various clients, processing monthly financial and payroll reports as well any additional duties as assigned. This person must be in constant communication with clients. Daily tasks include contacting cl...
Bookkeeper - VAB Job Label:MAG_148573574D6 Data entry of sales finance contracts purchased. Posting customer payments accurately - Cash, ACH, electronic payments, etc. Accurate cash handling, including balancing, transaction sheets and daily bank deposits. Generate and distribute dealer proceeds Key General Journal entries. Record and deposit miscellaneous cash receipts Distribute titles a...
Join our accounting\administrative team! Looking for a new challenge and ready for anything? We need help with Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Job Cost, Timecard, Payroll, administrative tasks, excel, ms word, MAS200 accounting software. Full time and full benefits. Send your resume with salary requirement to ***** or fax to 301-516-7330....
FULL-CHARGE BOOKKEEPER/OFFICE MANAGER Job Summary Responsible for all bookkeeping functions related to Accounts Payable, Payroll, and General Accounting including maintenance of the accounting systems, adherence to established policies and procedures, review of documentation for appropriate authorization, timely notification of any problems or concerns and superior customer service. Job duties ...
Accounting firm needs a Full Time receptionist/bookkeeper. Knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, Quickbooks, Payroll, and Payroll Reports a plus. Competitive wages and benefits. Associates degree a plus. Send resume to ***** or mail to: The Numbers Group CPA Inc. PO Box 928 New Philadelphia, OH 44663...
Bookkeeper/Accountant for a community-based nonprofit organization located in Northern RI. Competitive salary based on education and experience. Ability to be flexible to work 30-40 hours per week as needed. Must have 5 to 8 years bookkeeping experience with a nonprofit organization or Bachelors degree in Accounting with 3 years experience. Previous experience with grant bookkeeping necessary. Mu...
Full Charge Bookkeeper/Office Manager A local property management and commercial development company is seeking a Full Charge Bookkeeper to join their team! Job Responsibilities: -Oversee all bookkeeping -Handle payroll needs of multiple properties -Process billing -Work closely with the owner -Payroll -Bank Reconciliations -Budgeting and Forecasting -Accounts Receivable and Accounts Pay...
ACCOUNTING ASSISTANT/ BOOKKEEPER NMC is seeking a full-time Accounting Assistant/Bookkeeper to work with payroll and accounts payable. For more information or to apply online, visit http://www.nmc. edu/jobs For assistance applying online, Call 231-995-1377, OR E-mail ***** Non-Discrimination Policy Notice: NMC is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons & does not ...
Company Confidential Norfolk, VA, 23510
If you really enjoy bookkeeping and take pride in your work, we would like to hear from you. We are a growing and dynamic firm that provides outsourced bookkeeping services to our clients. We use the latest technology, perform our services remotely from our Norfolk office, and seek the best talent (both full-time and part-time). We are currently looking for a strong full-charge bookkeeper to join ...
Company Confidential Marysville, CA
Duties including but not limited to: accounts payable and accounts receivable processing, review and proofing of daily receipts and deposits, creating AJE’s to record property sales and purchases, creating AJE’s to record intercompany transfers, reconciling general ledger accounts, and overseeing bookkeeping staff. Experience in QuickBooks software required. Prior title company experience would be...
Full Charge Bookkeeper/Accountant Responsibilities will include a wide range of accounting duties including, but not limited to, accounts receivables/payables, payroll, cash management, bank and account reconciliation and other duties as needed. Responsibilities General areas of responsibility include bookkeeping for multiple entities, and providing backup for other functions within the team. S...
Bookkeeper LeafFilter is a seeking an individual to assist with bookkeeping for our growing, multi-state company that is headquartered in Hudson Ohio. Requirements: -Must be proficient with Microsoft Excel and all Microsoft Office programs -Must be proficient with QuickBooks -Must have a working understanding of accounting, reconciliations and other accounting / finance functions -Must be de...
Company Confidential Cambridge, MD, 21613
Glenn P. Ruark building contractors is accepting applications for a full-charge experienced bookkeeper Submit resumes via email to: ***** or apply in person at 3003 Ocean Gateway Cambridge, MD....
For over 30 years, C/F Data Systems has been successfully marketing STRUCTURE, a fully integrated Job Cost, Accounting and Project Management software package tailored primarily for Specialty Subcontractors. STRUCTURE software provides the ability to manage all aspects of financial reporting, payroll, workforce scheduling, job costing, and inventory control www.cfdatasystems.com. We are looking ...
Company Confidential
Part time bookkeeper and other duties. includes good knowledge of QuickBooks with high volume of components inventory (supply chain management), recon. bank statements, receivables, qrtly statements. A small high caliber busy office, that requires team work. Other duties include shipping/receiving of manufactured products, answering phone. Pay determination based on experience. This job has a 30 d...

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Accounting Career Tools

Bookkeeper

Salaries

$21,000.00 - $54,080.00
Typical Salary for Bookkeeper
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
31.5%
Some College Coursework Completed
27.1%
Associates
21.3%
High School
10.9%
Certification
3.8%
Master's
2.8%
Vocational
2%
(992 Respondents)
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