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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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Job Description: Are you looking for a firm that provides a positive environment that values new ideas, facilitates open-communication and thrives in a team-oriented culture? If you have previous accounting experience in the legal industry, then this is the perfect opportunity for you! This company pays 100% the employee's medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits as well as provides a m...
Top 15 South Hills CPA firm office looking for an experienced accountant/bookkeeper Main responsibilities 1. Quality service for diverse entrepreneurial clients with wide spread accounting and tax needs 2. Responsibility for numerous clients through direct contact and timely compliance work 3. Frequent Communicator to Office Leader and Division Office Manager on work flow Personal Characteristics...
Bookkeeper We have an exciting contract opportunity for a Bookkeeper in the Syracuse, NY area. This is a temporary assignment. The qualified candidate for this role will be responsible for the financial accounting systems including payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and general ledger maintenance. Responsibilities: · Prepare financial statements and reports, including profit and loss...
We are looking for a Full Charge Bookkeeper to manage our growing number of Bookkeeping Clients. Duties: - Manage Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable - Maintain Daily, Weekly and Monthly Bookkeeping for clients - Monthly Bank Reconciliations - Prepare Sales Tax Returns - Process Payroll and Prepare Payroll Tax Returns Skills/Qualifications: - Prior Bookkeeping Experience - Prior Public Accoun...
AP Clerk / Bookkeeper Corporate Offices International, Inc. is looking for a thorough and reliable AP Clerk / Bookkeeper to maintain records of financial transactions by posting transactions to accounting software accurately, efficiently and timely with little supervision.​ Candidates must be able to analyze complex information and report research results with attention to detail, while maintainin...
Martin Elfant Inc, a 65+ year old Mt. Airy (Philadelphia) company, is looking to hire a Bookkeeper - experience required. Duties include AP, AR, GL analysis, bank reconciliation and miscellaneous office work. Computer experience necessary. Salary range of $35,000 - $37,500, commensurate with skills and experience. Good benefits include health, dental, 401k (match) and profit sharing. Company focus...
Nonprofit organization in Manhattan seeking a Bookkeeper for a maternity leave coverage for about 10-12 weeks, possibly longer. Responsible include but not limited to: · General ledger entries · Setting up wire transfer payments · Performing bank reconciliations. · Preparing travel expense reports and reimbursements · Responsible for logging into accounts, entering transactions into excel and reco...
Are you interested in working for a company who is highly respected in their industry and has a great work environment? We are looking for a bookkeeper to help out in multiple areas. We would love for you to be a part of team! Responsibilities include: Duties · AR & AP · Account reconciliations · Additional Admin. duties as needed · Assist Controller with higher level accounting duties as needed S...
Small New York City engineering firm is seeking a full/part-time employee for a Bookkeeper/Office Manager position. This position is responsible for all bookkeeping functions for the firm including: creating and tracking invoices and payments from clients, writing checks and making deposits, timesheet and payroll entries, petty cash and receipts recording as well as various human resources and off...
Essential Functions and Responsibilities Ø Prepares financial reports which summarize and forecast company business activity and financial position in areas of income, expenses, and earnings based on past, present, and expected operations Ø Helps to identify and resolve P&L issues, processes and/or procedures Ø Ensures financial information is in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Princ...
Company Confidential Jupiter, FL, 33477
PART TIME BOOKKEEPER Jupiter CPA Firm provides tax, consulting and accounting services to both individuals and businesses. We are seeking an energetic, detail oriented, people person to interact with our bookkeeping clients, most of whom use QuickBooks and Thomson Reuters software. This is a part time position (20 - 25 hours a week.) Responsibilities/Duties and Experience include: QuickBooks exper...
Bookkeeping P/T Bookkeeper Retail loc. in Upper Darby. 20hr/wk. Must be proficient in Quickbooks & have a car. Email/fax resume: ***** or 610-449-8589...
Midland, 79701
OIL GAS BOOKKEEPER Oil & Gas Bookkeeper, skills required: Wolfepak, Excel, A/P, A/R, phones, filing. Hours flexible. Send resume to *****...
Company Confidential Brooklyn, 11242
BOOKKEEPER - FT needed, 3 yrs exp min. w/ QuickBooks & Excel, Fax resume & Salary requirements to Deirdre 718-210-0063...
Stillwater, 74074
Honda of Stillwater is Now hiring full time a bookkeeper/clerical QuickBooks experience required, 2 years computer knowledge proficient with window. E-mail resume to ***** This job listing brought to you by The Stillwater Newspress...
Company Confidential Pembroke, MA, 02359
Full Time Office Manager/Bookkeeper For flooring company located on the South Shore. Must have experience using C F Datas Structure software; Must have an accounting background; Must have experience with full payroll processing, accounts payable & accounts receivable duties; Knowledge of union, non-union prevailing wages and apprentice training programs would be helpful. Please submit resume to sw...
BOOKKEEPING NEEDED FULL TIME Full Charge Bookkeeper Balance Cash, Accounts Payable Accounts Receivable, 10 Key Apply in person at: Lou Taubert Ranch Outfitters 125 East 2nd St. Casper, WY...
Job Description: Architecture Firm in Long Beach is seeking a Bookkeeper to join their team. Compute, classify and record numerical data to ensure financial records are complete. Properly bill jobs and keep project summary's accurate Apply payments Check accuracy of figures and journal entries Work with CPA in closing books monthly Requirements- Must have 4 Year Degree and at least 5 years experie...
Civil Engineering and Land Surveying firm in California looking for an Accountant / Bookkeeper. Great pay plus bonus and fantastic benefits! The Accountant / Bookkeeper will handle many things such as Accounts Payable AP, Accounts Receivable AR, Bookkeeping, Human Resource HR matters, insurance and company benefits. 3+ years of Accounting or Bookkeeping experience is required. WHAT WE'RE LOOKING F...
General Summary: Responsible for recording and maintaining all financial transactions relating to the record keeping of the company. Principle Duties and Responsibilities Collating Brokerage data to perform billing function to all clients, primarily World Courier Inc. Responsible for maintaining the General Ledger and all subsequent Journals, including Sales and Accounts Receivable Update financia...
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Bookkeeper

Salaries

$21,008.00 - $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%
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