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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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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...
Company Confidential laconia, NH
Our family owned Fabrication company, located in the NH lakes region, seeks a full time Controller/Bookkeeper. This is a challenging one-person accounting department so the successful candidate serves as the company's primary financial expert and therefore must be a well-organized and self-starting individual with a skillset that ranges from daily bookkeeping, including cost accounting, cash mana...
Madavor Media, a fast-paced wellness and enthusiast magazine publishing company located in Braintree Ma, is seeking a part-time, with the potential of full time, detail-oriented bookkeeper. This person will handle all billing, accounts receivable, collections, credit card processing and other daily bookkeeping tasks. The right candidate will be an independent, self-starter, with a minimum of 2 ye...
Bookkeeper DYI Properties Job Description: Supports company operations by maintaining office systems. Job Responsibilities: • Maintains office services by organizing office operations and procedures. • Controlling correspondence. • Overseeing vendor bill and payments • Reviewing and analyzing weekly management reports • Oversees and manages filing system • Maintain inventory of office su...
Company Confidential Hanover, MA, 02339
Bookkeeper/Accountant Construction Co. A well estab Construction Co in the Hanover area 2540 hrs/wk Candidate should be a team player w 5-10 yrs accounting exp through trial balance, knowledge of construction accounting, and the ability to manage financial activity of multiple companies. Exp in QuickBooks, Excel & Word is required. Please include salary requirements with resume. Mail to Box 0663...
Our Haverhill client is seeking a Full Charge Bookkeeper to work up to 25 hours per week on contract-to-hire basis. The position requires someone to work 4-5 days per week in the afternoons. The hired candidate will do a variety of bookkeeping duties including G/L maintenance and reconciliation, payroll, A/P, billing, A/R, bank and credit card reconciliations. This position requires a bookkeeper...
This position is currently part-time with the chance to be a full-time position as needed. Maintains records of financial transactions by establishing accounts; posting transactions. Responsible for maintaining accounts for one retail mobile home lot and rental properties. Duties: * Develops system to account for financial transactions by establishing a chart of accounts; defining bookkeeping ...
Company Confidential Weymouth, MA, 02188
George Washington Toma TV & Appliance is seeking a Full Charge Bookkeeper who can manage an accounting office and be responsible for, among other things, AP and AR duties, procedures, and oversee and partner with up to five or six accounting employees, as well as the ability to work with all other departments in a positive and effective manner. Requirements include excellent interpersonal and co...
BOOKKEEPER The Arc of Southside is seeking a Full Time Bookkeeper. Duties include Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger, Payroll, Bank Reconciliations and financial reporting. Minimum requirements: Associates degree in accounting and 3-5 years of experience. $34,000-$38,000. Submit cover letter and resume to Pat Eldridge at ***** or FAX 434-836-5419 or pho...
Job Description: Bookkeeper and Business Administrator Job Purpose: Coordinates efforts with Kenyan based entity to maintain records of financial and business transactionsand provide office services by implementing administrative systems, procedures, and policies, and monitoring administrative projects. Job Duties: Maintains system to account for financial transactions. May include the establis...
Worcester Company is seeking qualified candidate for a part-time Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper. The individual will be responsible for answering phones, greeting clients when they arrive, filing, invoicing, accounts receivable and payable, third party reconciliations, preparation of bank deposits and posting of cash receipts, and other duties as assigned. Complete understanding and proficien...
Job Description Job Title: Mr. Pickle’s Inc.- FullCharge Bookkeeper Company Description-Mr. Pickle’s Inc. is a franchisor to 38+ franchises that are independently owned and operated units. The owners created the concept in 1994 and franchised in 2006. For more franchise details, check the company website (www.mrpickles.com). Summary: Provides a system for the company to maintain its financial r...
Company Confidential Stoughton, MA
Process daily wire transfers Process checks for daily real estate closings Tracks billing and processes monthly bill payments Process bi-monthly check requests and reimbursements Process weekly payroll with payroll service and records in Quickbooks. Performs other duties as required. 3+ years of experience as a bookkeeper. Experience with wires and electronic required. Prior experience in ...
San Antonio based public accounting firm is seeking a full charge bookkeeper for immediate hire. The ideal candidate should have 5 + years bookkeeping experience. A working knowledge of the construction and/or oil and gas industries is a plus. Experience with Intuit Quickbooks and Sage Master Builder accounting software is preferred. The full charge bookkeeper will be required to interact with and...
Part-time Office Manager / Bookkeeper Needed (with Future Opportunities for Full-time Work) Washington, D.C. familyoffice is looking for an experienced Office Manager and Bookkeeper to oversee the books of several family-owned companies. All candidates should have a minimum of five (5) years experience and should be available to work four (4) days a week, five (5) hours a day. Candidates with f...
Growing Wholesale Floorcovering Distributor in Capitol Heights, Md has an immediate need for a Full Charge Bookkeeper/Accountant. Candidate will have full responsibility for A/R, A/P, G/L, Payroll, collections, bank recs, financial statements, tax reporting, G/L reconciliation, month end close, etc., etc. Candidate must have minimum 2 years full charge experience. Wholesale distribution experience...
Tasks include-but not limited to--bank and credit card reconciliation, payables, in-house payroll for employee and independent contractors, month-end financials, finalize all paper work with independent contractors, insurance Requirements Must have a minimum 5 years bookkeeping experience: MUST HAVE a thorough understanding of accounting principles. Experience in Quickbooks Pro - Minimum of 5 ...
Full Charge Bookkeeper/Accountant $70-80K + Bonus Prestigious distribution/wholesale conglomerate (position located in Teterboro NJ) seeks individual with 8+ years (distribution and inventory experience a MUST) with diversified full charge bookkeeping functions; general ledger, accounts payable, receivable, billing, reconciliation, and operational experience. Duties will also include supervising...
Company Confidential Plantation, FL, 33313
Full Charge Bookkeeper with strong skills in creating budgets and projections! This is a full time position. Only apply if you are looking for a new work home, meaning "long term". Please carefully review our required skill set before applying. This is a hands on position for all aspects of the bookkeeping department with some supervisory requirements. Your emphasis will be on accounts payable, bu...
Silicon Valley Electronics Manufacturer Seeking A Bookkeeper/Accountant Job Label:TTLLC_ACC TouchTurns, LLC, a Santa Clara-based electronics manufacturer in the heart of Silicon Valley, seeks experienced Bookkeeper/Accountant. This is a skilled position performing full-cycle accounting of AR, AP, bank deposits, collections, and month-end closing and is located in our Santa Clara facility. This i...

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Bookkeeper

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$21,000.00 - $54,080.00
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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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